Definition of Franz Josef Land in English:

Franz Josef Land

Syllabification: Franz Jo·sef Land
Pronunciation: /land, länt
  • A group of islands in the Arctic Ocean, discovered in 1873 by an Austrian expedition and annexed by the former Soviet Union in 1928.

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