Mecklenburg-West Pomerania
geographical name state of Germany bordering on Baltic Sea capital Schwerin area 9096 square miles (23,559 square kilometers), population 1,924,000

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Mecklenburg–West Pomerania — ▪ state, Germany Introduction German  Mecklenburg Vorpommern    Land (state), northeastern Germany. Mecklenburg–West Pomerania borders the Baltic Sea to the north, Poland to the east, and the German states of …   Universalium

  • Mecklenburg-West Pomerania — /ˈmɛklənbɜg wɛst pɒməˌreɪniə/ (say mekluhnberg west pomuh.rayneeuh) noun a state in north eastern Germany, formed from the former East German state of Mecklenburg and the parts of Pomerania not incorporated into Poland after World War II. 23 598… …   Australian English dictionary

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  • Mecklenburg–Western Pomerania — Meck′len•burg–West′ern Pomera′nia [[t]ˈmɛk lənˌbɜrg[/t]] n. geg a state in NE Germany. 2,100,000; 8842 sq. mi. (22,900 sq. km) Cap.: Schwerin …   From formal English to slang

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  • Pomerania — /pom euh ray nee euh, rayn yeuh/, n. a former province of NE Germany, now mostly in NW Poland. German, Pommern. * * * Historical region, northwest central Europe, on the Baltic Sea between the Oder and Vistula rivers. Occupied by Slavs and other… …   Universalium

  • Mecklenburg — /mek leuhn berrg /; Ger. /mek leuhn boorddk , may kleuhn /, n. a former state in NE Germany, formed in 1934 from two states (Mecklenburg Schwerin and Mecklenburg Strelitz). * * * (as used in expressions) Charlotte Sophia of Mecklenburg Strelitz… …   Universalium

  • West Pomeranian Voivodeship — Infobox Settlement name = West Pomeranian Voivodeship native name=Województwo zachodniopomorskie settlement type= image shield = POL województwo zachodniopomorskie COA.svg map caption = Location within Poland map caption1 = Division into counties …   Wikipedia

  • Pomerania — /pɒməˈreɪniə/ (say pomuh rayneeuh) noun 1. a former province of north eastern Germany, now mostly in north western Poland. Polish, Pomorze. German, Pommern. 2. See Mecklenburg West Pomerania …   Australian English dictionary

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