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[shtin-uh s] /ˈʃtɪn əs/
[hoo-gaw;; English hyoo-goh] /ˈhu gɔ;; English ˈhyu goʊ/ (Show IPA),
1870–1924, German industrialist. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • He opened von Stinnes's silver case and removed a cigarette.

    Erik Dorn Ben Hecht
  • Stinnes was greatly depressed and took as grave a view of the situation as I did myself.

    Albert Ballin Bernhard Huldermann
  • I am von Stinnes, Baron von Stinnes of a very old, a very dissolute, a very worthless family.

    Erik Dorn Ben Hecht
  • Dorn approached the table, von Stinnes following, and whispering, "I will request the porter to open the gate."

    Erik Dorn Ben Hecht
  • Stinnes said he thought that Ludendorff had Prince Blow in his mind.

    Albert Ballin Bernhard Huldermann
  • Under the guidance of von Stinnes he had managed to penetrate the heart of German politik.

    Erik Dorn Ben Hecht
  • They were walking idly toward the café von Stinnes had appointed as a rendezvous.

    Erik Dorn Ben Hecht
  • A handshake, a smile that von Stinnes would have applauded, and he would have lived another hour.

    Erik Dorn Ben Hecht

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