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Spandau

[shpahn-dou]
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noun
  1. a district of Berlin, in E Germany: site of prison for Nazi war criminals.
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Historical Examples

  • The King of Prussia will pay his debts, but he will end his days at Spandau.

    The Memoires of Casanova, Complete

    Jacques Casanova de Seingalt

  • Had his year in Spandau for us there, while poor Katte lost his head!

  • I asked my Justizrath whether he often got oysters to eat at Spandau?

  • On the 15th the gates of Spandau were thrown open to his troops.

    The Thirty Years' War

    Samuel Rawson Gardiner

  • Spandau surrendered on the 25th of October, Stettin on the 29th.