Definition of pan-Germanism in English:

pan-Germanism

Syllabification: pan-Ger·man·ism

noun

  • The idea or principle of a political unification of all Europeans speaking German or a Germanic language.
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    • Hitler learned his anti-Semitism in Austria where he developed his ideas of pan-Germanism, Lebensraum and the master race.
    • Its basic themes were German racial superiority, virulent anti-Semitism, the concept of Lebensraum, or living space, pan-Germanism and the necessity of yet another war.
    • The German clubs in the cities fostered the pan-Germanism encouraged by the Empire, and the German-language press promoted pride in Imperial Germany and its culture.

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