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Pan-Germanism

[ pan-jur-muh-niz-uhm ]
/ ˌpænˈdʒɜr məˌnɪz əm /
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noun
the idea or advocacy of a union of all the German peoples in a single political organization or state.
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Origin of Pan-Germanism

First recorded in 1880–85; pan- + Germanism

OTHER WORDS FROM Pan-Germanism

Pan-German, adjective, nounPan-Ger·man·ic [pan-jer-man-ik], /ˌpæn dʒərˈmæn ɪk/, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for Pan-Germanism

Pan-Germanism

noun
(esp in the 19th century) the movement for the unification of Germany
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