Weimar Republic

Weimar Republic
geographical name the German republic 1919-33

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Weimar Republic — German Reich Deutsches Reich ← …   Wikipedia

  • Weimar Republic —    German Jews made important contributions in the short lived Weimar Republic (1918–1933). Following Germany’s defeat in World War I, the victorious Allies abolished the monarchy and “imposed” a democratic form of government on the German people …   Historical dictionary of the Holocaust

  • Weimar Republic — the German republic (1919 33), founded at Weimar. * * * Government of Germany 1919–33, so named because the assembly that adopted its constitution met at Weimar in 1919. In its early years, the Weimar Republic was troubled by postwar economic and …   Universalium

  • Weimar Republic — noun the German republic founded at Weimar in 1919 The Weimar Republic was overthrown in 1933 and replaced by the Third Reich • Hypernyms: ↑democracy, ↑republic, ↑commonwealth …   Useful english dictionary

  • Weimar Republic — Wei|mar Re|pub|lic, the the first German ↑republic, which was established in 1919 at a meeting in the city of ↑Weimar. It faced difficult economic problems, including very high ↑inflation, and ended when Hitler took control of the country in 1933 …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Weimar Republic — Wei′mar Repub′lic n. geg why the German republic (1919–33), founded at Weimar …   From formal English to slang

  • Weimar Republic — /vaɪma rəˈpʌblɪk/ (say vuymah ruh publik) noun the German Republic from 1919 to 1933; founded at the town of Weimar in central eastern Germany …   Australian English dictionary

  • Weimar Republic —  German republic (1919–1933) …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • Weimar Republic — noun /ˈvaɪmɑː(r) rɪˈpʌblɪk/ The democratic government of Germany between the abdication of in 1919 and the assumption of power by in 1933 …   Wiktionary

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