Definition of Sturmabteilung in English:

Sturmabteilung

Line breaks: Sturm|ab¦teil|ung
Pronunciation: /ˈʃtʊəmabˌtʌɪlʊŋ
 
, 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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