[German awst-paw-li-teek] /German ˈɔst pɔ lɪˌtik/
the German policy toward the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe, especially the expansionist views of Hitler in the 1930s and the normalization program of the West German government in the 1960s and 1970s.
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noun 1. a former province in NE Germany: an enclave separated from Germany by the Polish Corridor; now divided between Poland and the Russian Federation. 14,283 sq. mi. (36,993 sq. km). Capital: Königsberg. /ˈɔstprɔysən/ noun 1. the German name for East Prussia noun 1. a former province of NE Germany on the Baltic Sea: separated […]
[os-truh-sahyz] /ˈɒs trəˌsaɪz/ verb (used with object), ostracized, ostracizing. 1. to exclude, by general consent, from society, friendship, conversation, privileges, etc.: His friends ostracized him after his father’s arrest. 2. to banish (a person) from his or her native country; expatriate. 3. (in ancient Greece) to banish (a citizen) temporarily by popular vote. /ˈɒstrəˌsaɪz/ verb […]
[os-truh-kon] /ˈɒs trəˌkɒn/ noun, plural ostraca [os-truh-kuh] /ˈɒs trə kə/ (Show IPA) 1. (in ancient Greece) a potsherd, especially one used as a ballot on which the name of a person voted to be ostracized was inscribed. /ˈɒstrəˌkɒn/ noun 1. (in ancient Greece) a potsherd used for ostracizing