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Waffen SS

[ vah-fuhn ]
/ ˈvɑ fən /
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noun

the militarized formations of the SS, established by Nazi Germany between 1933 and 1945 and including some units of foreign nationals from occupied territories.

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Origin of Waffen SS

<German: military SS
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