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[wee-suh n-thahl, ‐thawl; German vee-zuh n-tahl]
  1. Simon,1908–2005, Austrian Holocaust survivor and hunter of Nazi war criminals.
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  • We went into the garden of our hotel in the Wiesenthal one day, and found the basin of the fountain there crammed with live trout.

    Home Life in Germany

    Mrs. Alfred Sidgwick

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  1. Simon. 1908–2005, Austrian investigator of Nazi war crimes. A survivor of the concentration camps, he was active since 1945 in documenting Nazi crimes against the Jews, tracking down their perpetrators, and assisting surviving victims
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