Final Solution

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Final Solution

also final solution
The Nazi program of exterminating Jews during the Third Reich.

[Translation of German Endlösung : Ende, end, final + Lösung, solution.]

Fi′nal Solu′tion

the Nazi program of annihilating the Jews of Europe during the Third Reich.
[1945–50; translation of German endgültige Lösung]

final solution

The German attempt to exterminate all Jews through deportation to forced labor concentration camps, mass gassings, and other executions.
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Debate about the origins of the Nazi "Final Solution to the Jewish Question" and the Einsatzgruppen's role in it has been an on-going one, but hit critical mass in the mid to late 1980s.
Hitler and his allies had more than the final solution to the Jewish question on their twisted minds.
"Final solution" echoes the Nazi regime's "Final Solution to the Jewish Question," the deliberate and systematic destruction of Jews worldwide.

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