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Final Solution

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

[Translation of German Endlösung : Ende, end, final + Lösung, solution.]
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Fi′nal Solu′tion


n.
the Nazi program of annihilating the Jews of Europe during the Third Reich.
[1945–50; translation of German endgültige Lösung]
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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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Noun1.final solution - the mass murder of Jews under the German Nazi regime from 1941 until 1945
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