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Definition 1: the Balkan countries collectively - [noun denoting location]

(balkans is an instance of ...) any one of the countries occupying the European continent

Definition 2: a large peninsula in southeastern Europe containing the Balkan Mountain Range - [noun denoting location]

Synonyms for balkans in the sense of this definition

(balkans is an instance of ...) a large mass of land projecting into a body of water

(balkans is a part of ...) two wars (1912-1913) that were fought over the last of the European territories of the Ottoman Empire and that left the area around Constantinople (now Istanbul) as the only Ottoman territory in Europe

(balkans is a part of ...) the major mountain range of Bulgaria and the Balkan Peninsula

(balkans is a part of ...) a Eurasian republic in Asia Minor and the Balkans; on the collapse of the Ottoman Empire in 1918, the Young Turks, led by Kemal Ataturk, established a republic in 1923

(balkans is a part of ...) landlocked republic on the Balkan Peninsula; achieved independence from Yugoslavia in 1991

(balkans is a part of ...) an ancient country and wine producing region in the east of the Balkan Peninsula to the north of the Aegean Sea; colonized by ancient Greeks; later a Roman province; now divided between Bulgaria and Greece and Turkey

(balkans is a part of ...) the ancient kingdom of Philip II and Alexander the Great in the southeastern Balkans that is now divided among modern Macedonia and Greece and Bulgaria

(balkans is a part of ...) a republic in the western Balkans in south-central Europe in the eastern Adriatic coastal area; formerly part of the Habsburg monarchy and Yugoslavia; became independent in 1991

(balkans is a part of ...) a republic in southeastern Europe on the Adriatic coast of the Balkan Peninsula

(balkans is a part of ...) any one of the countries on the Balkan Peninsula

(... is part of balkans) the 2nd smallest continent (actually a vast peninsula of Eurasia); the British use `Europe' to refer to all of the continent except the British Isles

(balkans is a member of ...) an inhabitant of the Balkan Peninsula

Definition 3: the major mountain range of Bulgaria and the Balkan Peninsula - [noun denoting object]

Synonyms for balkans in the sense of this definition

(balkans is an instance of ...) a series of hills or mountains

"the valley was between two ranges of hills" "the plains lay just beyond the mountain range"

(... is part of balkans) a large peninsula in southeastern Europe containing the Balkan Mountain Range

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