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 (spän′dou′, shpän′-)
A district of Berlin, Germany. Chartered in 1232, it was the site of a prison that held Nazi war criminals after the Nuremburg trials of 1945 to 1946.


(ˈspɑn daʊ, ˈʃpɑn-)

a district of Berlin, in E Germany: site of prison for Nazi war criminals.
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Noun1.Spandau - a German machine gun
machine gun - a rapidly firing automatic gun (often mounted)
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