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n. - A region of central Europe rich in deposits of coal and iron ore.

Usage examples (22)
  • Three were hit: Schleswig-Holstein, Pommern, and Schlesien; Posen, in turn, struck Princess Royal with an 11-inch shell.
  • Schlesien, where he was more comfortable, near his magazines.
  • Schlesien (Vienna, 1897); PROKOP, Mähren in kunstgeschichtl.
  • You and Colney are hard on Schlesien -- or at him, I should say. for more
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