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Os·si·etz·ky(ŏs′ē-ĕt′skē, ô′sē-), Carl von 1889-1938.
German journalist and pacifist who was imprisoned in the 1930s for exposing Germany's military buildup. He won the 1935 Nobel Peace Prize.
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(Biography) Carl von (karl fɔn). 1889–1938, German pacifist leader. He was imprisoned for revealing Germany's secret rearmament (1931–32) and again under Hitler (1933–36): Nobel peace prize 1935
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Os•si•etz•ky(ˌɔ siˈɛts ki)
Carl von, 1889–1938, German pacifist leader: Nobel peace prize 1935.
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