Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • See Herzegovina.

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  • proper n. Alternative spelling of Herzegovina.

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Examples

  • Mostar is in the "Hercegovina" region of the country of Bosnia and Hercegovina.

    The happy coast of Dalmatia

  • Nato foreign ministers have agreed to launch a Membership Action Plan (MAP) for Bosnia-Hercegovina – a penultimate step to joining the military alliance.

    POLITICAL HOT TOPICS: Friday, April 23, 2010

  • He is facing eleven counts of genocide, crimes against humanity and violation of the laws of war in Bosnia-Hercegovina between April 1992 and July 1995.

    2008 August : Law is Cool

  • In Bosnia-Hercegovina he worked as a mediator for the United Nations.

    The Nobel Peace Prize 2008 - Presentation Speech

  • At least 700,000 citizens of Bosnia and Hercegovina have been dispossessed in the last month alone.

    A Riptide Of Refugees

  • Bosnia and Herzegovina2 first-order administrative divisions and 1 internationally supervised district* - Brcko district (Brcko Distrikt) *, the Bosniak/Croat Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina (Federacija Bosna i Hercegovina) and the Bosnian Serb-led Republika Srpska; note - Brcko district is in northeastern Bosnia and is an administrative unit under the sovereignty of Bosnia and Herzegovina; the district remains under international supervision

    Administrative divisions

  • Croatia is bounded by Slovenia in the northwest, by Hungary in the northeast, by Yugoslavia in the east, by Bosnia and Hercegovina in the south and east, and by the Adriatic Sea in the west.

    Croatia

  • Bosnia and Herzegovinaconventional long form: none conventional short form: Bosnia and Herzegovina local long form: none local short form: Bosna i Hercegovina former: People's Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Socialist Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina

    Country name

  • Administrative divisions: 2 first-order administrative divisions and 1 internationally supervised district* - Brcko district (Brcko Distrikt) *, the Bosniak/Croat Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina (Federacija Bosna i Hercegovina) and the Bosnian Serb-led Republika Srpska; note - Brcko district is in northeastern Bosnia and is an administrative unit under the sovereignty of Bosnia and Herzegovina; the district remains under international supervision

    Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • Literacy: definition: age 15 and over can read and write total population: 96.7% male: 99% female: 94.4% (2000 est.) GovernmentCountry name: conventional long form: none conventional short form: Bosnia and Herzegovina local long form: none local short form: Bosna i Hercegovina former: People's Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Socialist Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina

    Bosnia and Herzegovina

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