Definition of Liechtenstein in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈlɪktənˌstʌɪn/
Pronunciation: /ˈlɪçtnˌʃtaɪn/
A small independent principality in the Alps, between Switzerland and Austria; population 34,800 (est. 2009); official language, German; capital, Vaduz.

The principality was created in 1719 within the Holy Roman Empire, becoming independent of the German confederation in 1866. Liechtenstein is economically integrated with Switzerland.

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