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One entry found for holocaust.
Main Entry: ho·lo·caust
Pronunciation: primarystresshomacr-lschwa-secondarystresskodotst, primarystresshäl-schwa- also -secondarystresskäst or primarystresshodot-lschwa-secondarystresskodotst
Function: noun
1 : a sacrifice destroyed by fire
2 : a thorough destruction especially by fire
3 a often capitalized : the killing of European civilians and especially Jews by the Nazis during World War II b : GENOCIDE

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