Definition of Sturmabteilung in English:

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Sturmabteilung

Pronunciation: /ˈʃtʊəmabˌtʌɪlʊŋ/
Pronunciation: /ˈʃtʊrmapˌtaɪlʊŋ/
(abbreviation SA)
A German Nazi paramilitary force formed in 1921, whose members were known in English as Brownshirts. See Brownshirt.

Origin

German, literally 'storm division'.

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