Czechoslovakia

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Czechoslovakia a former republic in central Europe; divided into Czech Republic and Slovakia in 1993
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Usage

In literature:

Czechoslovakia expelled the Sudeten Germans after the Second World War and the Nazis rendered big parts of Europe Judenrein.
"After the Rain" by Sam Vaknin
The Ostiepki from Czechoslovakia might have been a link of smoked ostrich sausage put up in the skin of its own red neck.
"The Complete Book of Cheese" by Robert Carlton Brown
Czechoslovakia's independence was formally recognized for the same reason, as one of its leading men frankly admitted.
"The Inside Story Of The Peace Conference" by Emile Joseph Dillon
To the south, General Patton's forces were plowing into Czechoslovakia.
"The Invisible Government" by Dan Smoot
The Russian car agency, he knew, was having a fairly hard go of it in Prague and elsewhere in Czechoslovakia.
"Freedom" by Dallas McCord Reynolds
In 1968, protesting the Soviet invasion of Czechoslovakia, Albania formally withdrew from the pact.
"Area Handbook for Albania" by Eugene K. Keefe
Other members are the Soviet Union, Czechoslovakia, Hungary, Poland, Romania, and East Germany.
"Area Handbook for Bulgaria" by Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
Romanian forces that continued the war were committed in support of the Soviet army in Transylvania, Hungary, and Czechoslovakia.
"Area Handbook for Romania" by Eugene K. Keefe, Donald W. Bernier, Lyle E. Brenneman, William Giloane, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
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In news:

EARLY in 1989, your correspondent, newly arrived in communist Czechoslovakia, passed an empty building in the Podoli district of Prague.
PRAGUE (AP) — The end of Czechoslovakia's totalitarian regime was called the Velvet Revolution because of how smooth the transition seemed: Communism dead in a matter of weeks, without a shot fired.
Rose Katz, 103, of Riverdale came to the United States from Czechoslovakia as a 20-year old and worked in New York making men's neckties.
There he is correctly described as the hero of the anti-communist revolution in Czechoslovakia.
PRAGUE—Karel Vas, a prosecutor who came to symbolize unlawful trials during the post-1948 communist takeover of Czechoslovakia, has died, a government institute said Monday.
Karel Vas, a prosecutor who came to symbolize unlawful trials during the post-1948 communist takeover of Czechoslovakia, has died, a government institute said Monday.
Originally from Czechoslovakia, Morris Erger lived through two world wars.
Vaclav Havel , a former dissident playwright, was the revered first president of Czechoslovakia after it overthrew Communist rule.
Vaclav Havel , a writer and dissident who became Czechoslovakia's first democratically elected president after the revolution that ended decades of repression, has died at the age of 75.
PRAGUE (AP) — Karel Vas, a prosecutor who came to symbolize unlawful trials during the post-1948 communist takeover of Czechoslovakia, has died, a government institute said Monday.
Záruba, Vltava Basin, Prague, Czechoslovakia.
Thousands of mostly young people marched through central Prague, yelling Havel's name and that of the playwright 's hero, Tomas Garrigue Masaryk, the philosopher who was Czechoslovakia's first president after it was founded in 1918.
A new documentary recalls Chicago's role in the founding of Czechoslovakia.
Though they were committed Communists, the Strugatsky brothers used their novels to express growing disillusionment with the Soviet Union after the 1968 invasion of Czechoslovakia and the end of a relative thaw in Soviet society.
In 1968, the Soviet Union and members of the Warsaw Pact invaded Czechoslovakia.
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In science:

Novotn´y, On the conservation laws in General Relativity, in Geometrical Methods in Physics, Proceeding of the Conference on Differential Geometry and its Applications (Czechoslovakia 1983), ed. by D.
Stress-Energy-Momentum of Affine-Metric Gravity. Generalized Komar Superportential
Proceeding of the Conference on Differential Geometry and its Applications (Czechoslovakia 1983), D.
Covariant Spin Structure
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