Definition of “the Balkans” - English Dictionary

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“the Balkans” in British English

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the Balkansnoun [ plural ]

uk /ˈbɔːl.kənz/ us /ˈbɔːl.kənz/

a region in southeastern Europe between the Mediterranean Sea and the Black Sea

(Definition of “the Balkans” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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