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[shoo ts-shtah-fuh l] /ˈʃʊtsˌʃtɑ fəl/
noun, German.
an elite military unit of the Nazi party that served as Hitler’s bodyguard and as a special police force.
Abbreviation: SS.
noun (pl) -feln (-fəln)
See SS


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