Definition of Karelia

1. Noun. A region in Finland and Russia between the Gulf of Finland and the White Sea.




Definition of Karelia

1. Proper noun. A region to the north of Saint Petersburg in Russia and Finland. ¹

2. Proper noun. An autonomous republic of Russia, official name the Republic of Karelia. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Karelia

Karakoram Range
Karakorum Range
Karakul
Karamanov
Karambelkar
Karamojong
Karangetang
Karat
Karbala
Karbala'
Kardashian
Kardex
Karditsa
Karel Capek
Kareli
Karelia
Karelian
Karelian Isthmus
Karelian pasties
Karelian pasty
Karelianism
Karelians
Karelis
Karelo-Finnish SSR
Karen
Karen Blixen
Karenic
Kari
Karimnagar
Karin

Literary usage of Karelia

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1. Environmental Performance Reviews by Centre for Co-operation with Non-members (1999)
"Nature protection in the Republic of karelia The Republic of karelia has virgin wilderness, old growth forests and plentiful water ..."

2. Preventing Tobacco Use Among Young People: A Report of the Surgeon General by M. Joycelyn Elders (1997)
"North karelia Youth Project The North karelia Youth Project in Finland (part of the International Know Your Body study) was a two- year controlled trial ..."

3. Soviet Russia by Friends of Soviet Russia (1920)
"Recently a committee in Finland for White Finnish agitation in karelia tried to persuade the White Finnish government to equip a larger expedition for the ..."

4. Health Consequences of Smoking: Cardiovascular Disease: A Report of the by DIANE Publishing Company, C. Everett Koop, M.D. (1995)
"The mean number of cigarettes smoked by smokers in North karelia was 19 cigarettes per day, which remained stable during the study (63). ..."

5. A Lifelong Passion: Nicholas and Alexandra: Their Own Story by Andrei Maylunas (2005)
"Changes in risk factors accounted in North karelia for 89% and in the reference population for 20% of the decline in ischaemic heart disease from 1972-6 to ..."

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