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Eichmann, Adolf

Line breaks: Adolf Eich|mann
Pronunciation: /ˈʌɪxmən
 
, ˈaɪçman/

Definition of Eichmann, Adolf in English:

( 1906–62), German Nazi administrator who was responsible for administering the concentration camps; full name Karl Adolf Eichmann. In 1960 he was traced by Israeli agents and executed after trial in Israel.

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