Definition of Abzug, Bella in English:

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Abzug, Bella

Pronunciation: /ˈabˌzo͝oɡ/

Entry from US English dictionary

(1920–98), US politician, lawyer, and women’s rights activist; full name Bella Savitsky Abzug. She helped to found Women Strike for Peace in 1961. Serving in Congress as a Democrat from New York, she fought for the rights of women and of the poor.

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Syllabification: Ab·zug, Bella

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