Weimar Republic


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Weimar Republic

n
(Historical Terms) the German republic that existed from 1919 to Hitler's accession to power in 1933

Wei′mar Repub′lic


n.
the German republic (1919–33), founded at Weimar.
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Noun1.Weimar Republic - the German republic founded at Weimar in 1919; "The Weimar Republic was overthrown in 1933 and replaced by the Third Reich"
republic, democracy, commonwealth - a political system in which the supreme power lies in a body of citizens who can elect people to represent them
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1919: The Weimar Republic was established in post-war Germany.
What name was given to the Nazi regime that succeeded the Weimar Republic and ended with Germany's defeat in World War II?
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Weimar Republic is the name applied to Germany as it emerged from World War I.
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The German Right in the Weimar Republic: Studies in the History of German Conservatism, Nationalism, and Antisemitism.
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