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Moldavia

Syllabification: Mol·da·vi·a
Pronunciation: /mälˈdāvēə, môl-, -vyə
 
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Definition of Moldavia in English:

1A former principality of southeastern Europe. Formerly a part of the Roman province of Dacia, it came under Turkish rule in the 16th century. In 1861, Moldavia united with Wallachia to form Romania.
2 another name for Moldova.

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