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Bel·sen(bĕl′zən) or Ber·gen-Bel·sen (bĕr′gən-)
A village of northern Germany north of Hanover. It was the site of a Nazi concentration camp during World War II.
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Belsen(ˈbɛlsən; German ˈbɛlzən)
(Placename) a village in NE Germany: with Bergen, the site of a Nazi concentration camp (1943–45)
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locality in NW Germany: site of Nazi concentration camp (Bergen-Belsen) during World War II.
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|Noun||1.||Belsen - a Nazi concentration camp for Jews created in northwestern Germany during World War II|
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