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Bon·hoef·fer(bôn′hœ-fər), Dietrich 1906-1945.
German Protestant theologian whose works concern Christianity in the modern world. He was executed for his role in a plot to assassinate Hitler.
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(Biography) Dietrich (ˈdiːtrɪç). 1906–45, German Lutheran theologian: executed by the Nazis
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|Noun||1.||Bonhoeffer - German Lutheran theologian and pastor whose works concern Christianity in the modern world; an active opponent of Nazism, he was arrested and sent to Buchenwald and later executed (1906-1945)|
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