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Sudetenland,former region, Czechoslovakia: see under SudetesSudetes
, Czech Sudety, Ger. Sudeten, mountain range, along the border of the Czech Republic and Poland, extending c.185 mi (300 km) between the Elbe and Oder rivers. It is continued on the W by the Erzgebirge and on the E by the Carpathians.
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a mountainous region of the N Czech Republic: part of Czechoslovakia (1919--38; 1945--93); occupied by Germany (1938--45)
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