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[bawr-muh n; German bawr-mahn]
  1. Mar·tin Lud·wig [mahr-tn luhd-wig, loo d-; German mahr-teen loot-vikh, lood-] /ˈmɑr tn ˈlʌd wɪg, ˈlʊd-; German ˈmɑr tin ˈlut vɪx, ˈlud-/, 1900–45, German Nazi official.
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Examples from the Web for bormann

Historical Examples

  • It was his own last remark, the words he addressed to Bormann.

    The Lamp That Went Out

    Augusta Groner

  • "As far as I can remember, it happened three times," was Bormann's answer.

  • Cutting-tool for opening the Bormann fuze, one in each box of shell and shrapnel.

  • In this respect the Bormann fuze has an advantage over the ordinary fuze.

  • His voice rose in an attempt to achieve decisiveness, "Lieutenant Bormann, prepare to attack."

    Potential Enemy

    Mack Reynolds

British Dictionary definitions for bormann


  1. Martin . 1900–45, German Nazi politician; Hitler's adviser and private secretary (1942–45): committed suicide
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