[rahyks-fen-ig; German rahykhs-pfen-ikh] /ˈraɪksˌfɛn ɪg; German ˈraɪxsˌpfɛn ɪx/
noun, plural reichspfennigs; German, reichspfennige
[rahykhs-pfen-i-guh] /ˈraɪxsˌpfɛn ɪ gə/ (Show IPA)
a former bronze coin of Germany, the 100th part of a reichsmark.
noun 1. German History. the upper house of the parliament during the period of the Second Reich and the Weimar Republic. 2. History/Historical. the legislature or parliament in the Austrian division of Austria-Hungary. noun 1. the bicameral parliament of the Austrian half of Austria-Hungary (1867–1918) 2. the council of representatives of state governments within Germany […]
noun, German History. 1. the lower house of the parliament during the period of the Second Reich and the Weimar Republic. noun 1. Also called diet. (in medieval Germany) the estates or a meeting of the estates 2. the legislative assembly representing the people in the North German Confederation (1867–71) and in the German empire […]
noun 1. Tadeus [tah-dey-oo s] /tɑˈdeɪ ʊs/ (Show IPA), 1897–1996, Swiss chemist, born in Poland: Nobel Prize in medicine 1950. Reichstein Reich·stein (rīk’stīn’, rīKH’shtīn’), Tadeus. Born 1897. Polish-born Swiss chemist. He shared a 1950 Nobel Prize for discoveries concerning the hormones of the adrenal cortex.
[rahyks-tah-ler; German rahykhs-tah-luh r] /ˈraɪksˌtɑ lər; German ˈraɪxsˌtɑ lər/ noun, plural reichsthaler, reichsthalers. 1. a silver thaler of Germany, originally issued in 1566; rix-dollar.
noun 1. the 100,000-man army Germany was permitted to maintain under the Versailles Treaty after World War I: the limit was secretly exceeded.