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Syllabification: Her·ze·go·vi·na
Pronunciation: /ˌhərtsəˈɡōvənə, ˌhert-, -ɡōˈvēnə
(also Hercegovina)

Definition of Herzegovina in English:

A region in the Balkans that forms the southern part of Bosnia and Herzegovina and is separated from the Adriatic Sea by part of Croatia. Its chief town is Mostar.



Pronunciation: /-ɡōˈvinēən, -ɡōˈvēnēən/
adjective& noun
Example sentences
  • Bosnians and Herzegovinians like to taste their way through a menu, and it is an old restaurant practice to serve small amounts of six or more different, but complementary, dishes arranged side by side on a plate.
  • In fact, the Herzegovinian conditions are predisposed for the planting of fruit trees.
  • In fact, more than half the Bosnian and Herzegovinian female population lives without any kind of health insurance.

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