1. [ noun ] (government,geography) a mountainous republic in central Europe; under the Hapsburgs (1278-1918) Austria maintained control of the Holy Roman Empire and was a leader in European politics until the 19th century
Synonyms: republic_of_austria Austria
Related terms: European_country common_market Austrian Europe Vienna lentia graz Alps Danube Tyrol salzburg innsbruck brenner_pass Wagram
Similar spelling:   Oestreich