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

  • A historical region of northeast Germany on the Baltic Sea. It was originally occupied c. sixth century A.D. by Slavic peoples who were then displaced by Germanic settlements. After 1621 Mecklenburg was divided into two duchies, which joined the German Confederation in 1867.

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  • proper n. A historical region in northern Germany.


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