Swiss Confederation

a landlocked federal republic in central Europe
Syn: ↑Switzerland, ↑Suisse, ↑Schweiz, ↑Svizzera
Instance Hypernyms: ↑European country, ↑European nation
Part Holonyms: ↑Europe
Part Meronyms:
Ticino, ↑Tessin, ↑Savoy, ↑Swiss canton, ↑Bern, ↑Berne, ↑capital of Switzerland, ↑Basel, ↑Basle, ↑Bale, ↑Geneva, ↑Geneve, ↑Genf, ↑Interlaken, ↑Lausanne, ↑Zurich, ↑Aare, ↑Aar, ↑Aare River, ↑Alps, ↑the Alps, ↑Lake Geneva, ↑Lake Leman, ↑Matterhorn, ↑Rhine, ↑Rhine River, ↑Rhein, ↑Rhone, ↑Rhone River, ↑Weisshorn

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