Meaning of Czech Republic

Czech' Repub'lic

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  1. a republic in central Europe: includes the regions of Bohemia, Moravia, and part of Silesia; formerly part of Czechoslovakia; independent since 1993. 10,311,831; 30,449 sq. mi. (78,864 sq. km).Cap.:Prague.
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