Central European state. It borders O and NO with Germany, S with Austria, SE with Slovakia and NE with Poland. Its territory, corresponding to that of the two historical regions of Bohemia and Moravia, includes the plain formed by the Elbe course (the Boema Basin), the internal slopes of the Bohemian Forest, the Ore Mountains and the Sudetes, the Highlands of Moravia, the plain of the high and medium Morava. Besides the Elbe, the main river, the two tributaries of the Moldava and the Ohře are also important. The climate is continental.
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