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Moldavia

historical region in Eastern Europe between the Carpathian Mountains and the River Dniester, a Latinized form of Moldova. Related: Moldavian, which is attested from c. 1600 as a noun in reference to the Moldavian language; by 1630s as "native or inhabitant of Moldavia" and as an adjective, "of or pertaining to Moldavia or its people or language."

updated on February 10, 2019

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Definitions of Moldavia from WordNet

Moldavia (n.)
a landlocked republic in eastern Europe; formerly a European soviet but achieved independence in 1991;
Synonyms: Moldova / Republic of Moldova
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