West Germany
geographical name the Federal Republic of Germany — see Germany

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • West Germany — West German. a former republic in central Europe: created in 1949 by the coalescing of the British, French, and U.S. zones of occupied Germany established in 1945. 62,080,000; 96,025 sq. mi. (248,706 sq. km). Cap.: Bonn. Official name, Federal… …   Universalium

  • West Germany — West Ger|ma|ny also the Federal Republic of Germany a former country in western Europe, between France and East Germany, whose capital city was Bonn. In 1949 Germany was split into two countries: the western part became West Germany or the… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • West Germany — see GERMANY …   English World dictionary

  • West Germany — Infobox Former Country noautocat = yes native name = de. Bundesrepublik Deutschland conventional long name = Federal Republic of Germany national motto = de. Einigkeit und Recht und Freiheit Unity and Justice and Freedom national anthem = de. Das …   Wikipedia

  • West Germany — West′ Ger′many n. geg a former republic in central Europe, created in 1949 by the coalescing of the British, French, and U.S. zones of occupied Germany established in 1945: reunited with East Germany in 1990. 62,080,000; 96,025 sq. mi. (248,706… …   From formal English to slang

  • West Germany — /wɛst ˈdʒɜməni/ (say west jermuhnee) noun (until 1990) a republic in northern central Europe on the North Sea, and including the west sector of Berlin; formed in 1949 in the British, American and French occupied zones of Germany. Official name,… …   Australian English dictionary

  • West Germany — noun a republic in north central Europe on the North Sea; established in 1949 from the zones of Germany occupied by the British and French and Americans after the German defeat; reunified with East Germany in 1990 • Syn: ↑Federal Republic of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • West Germany — noun A former country in Europe, now part of Germany. Officially called the Federal Republic of Germany (FRG) …   Wiktionary

  • West Germany — See Germany …   Webster's Gazetteer

  • West Germany — former country in central Europe which was created by uniting the British French and American occupied zones in 1945 (reunited with East Germany in 1990) …   English contemporary dictionary

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