Slovenia
Slovenia Slov"en"i"a, n. A mountainous republic in central Europe; formerly part of the Habsburg monarchy and Yugoslavia; achieved independence in 1991 [syn: [Slovenia], [Republic of Slovenia], [Slovenija]] [WordNet 1.7]

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  • Slovenia — [slō vē′nē ə, slōvēn′yə] country in SE Europe: formerly a constituent republic of Yugoslavia (1946 91): 7,819 sq mi (20,251 sq km); pop. 1,966,000; cap. Ljubljana …   English World dictionary

  • Slovenia — /sloh vee nee euh, veen yeuh/, n. a republic in SE Europe: formerly part of Yugoslavia. 1,945,998; 7819 sq. mi. (20,250 sq. km). Cap.: Ljubljana. * * * Slovenia Introduction Slovenia Background: The Slovene lands were part of the Holy Roman… …   Universalium

  • Slovenia — Infobox Country native name = Republika Slovenija conventional long name = Republic of Slovenia common name = Slovenia map caption = map caption|location color=dark green|country=Slovenia|region=Europe|region color=dark grey|subregion=the… …   Wikipedia

  • Slovenia — <p></p> <p></p> Introduction ::Slovenia <p></p> Background: <p></p> The Slovene lands were part of the Austro Hungarian Empire until the latter s dissolution at the end of World War I. In 1918, the… …   The World Factbook

  • Slovenia —    The 2002 census puts the Gypsy population figure at 3,246. The 1971 Yugoslav census recorded 977 Romanies, while in the 1991 census (the last in the Yugoslav Federation) 2,293 had declared themselves as Roma and, inexplicably, a larger number… …   Historical dictionary of the Gypsies

  • Slovenia — noun a mountainous republic in central Europe; formerly part of the Habsburg monarchy and Yugoslavia; achieved independence in 1991 • Syn: ↑Republic of Slovenia, ↑Slovenija • Derivationally related forms: ↑Slovenian • Instance Hypernyms:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Slovenia — noun /sləʊˈviː.ni.ə,sləʊˈviːn.jə,sloʊˈvi.ni.ə,sloʊˈvin.jə/ A country in Central Europe. Official name: Republic of Slovenia, Republika Slovenija See Also: Slovene …   Wiktionary

  • Slovenia — geographical name country S Europe N & W of Croatia; a federated republic of Yugoslavia 1946 91 capital Ljubljana area 7819 square miles (20,251 square kilometers), population 1,997,000 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Slovenia — Slo|ve|ni|a a country in southeast Europe, between Austria and Croatia, that was formerly part of Yugoslavia. Population: 1,930,000 (2001). Capital: Ljubljana. >Slovenian n adj …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Slovenia — republic, Balkan Penin.; 7,819 sq. mi.; pop. 1,962,606; cap. Ljubljana …   Webster's Gazetteer

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