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Goebbels

(German ˈɡœbəls)
n
(Biography) Paul Joseph (paul ˈjoːzɛf). 1897–1945, German Nazi politician; minister of propaganda (1933–45)
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Goeb•bels

(ˈgœ bəlz, -bəls)

n.
Joseph Paul, 1897–1945, Nazi German offical: served as propaganda director.
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