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Sudetenland Border region of n Bohemia (Czech Republic), including part of the Sudeten Mountains. Largely populated by Germans, Nazi-inspired agitation in the 1930s demanded its inclusion in Germany. Britain and France gave approval for its annexation in the Munich Agreement (1938). After World War 2, it was restored to Czechoslovakia, and the German population was expelled.

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Sudetenland

Sudetenland an area in the north-west part of the Czech Republic, on the border with Germany. Allocated to Czechoslovakia after the First World War, it became an object of Nazi expansionist policies and was ceded to Germany as a result of the Munich Agreement of September 1938.

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Sudetenland

Sudetenland, former region, Czechoslovakia: see under Sudetes.

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Sudetenland

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