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  1. die Brücke (diː) a group of German Expressionist painters (1905–13), including Karl Schmidt-Rottluff, Fritz Bleyl, Erich Heckel, and Ernst Ludwig Kirchner. In 1912 they exhibited with der Blaue Reiter
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Word Origin

German: literally, the bridge
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Historical Examples

  • A similar exemption from any evil effect following the consumption of diseased flesh is recorded by Professor Brucke, of Vienna.

    Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II

    Arnold Cooley