from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- The capital of North Dakota, in the south-central part of the state on hills overlooking the Missouri River. It was originally a camp for laborers building the Northern Pacific Railroad. Population: 58,300.
- Bismarck, Prince Otto Eduard Leopold von Called "the Iron Chancellor.” 1815-1898. Creator and first chancellor of the German Empire (1871-1890). Instrumental in victory over Austria (1866) and the creation of the North German Confederation (1867), he instituted during his chancellorship sweeping social reforms by which he sought to stop the advance of German socialism.
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- proper n. A German family name.
- proper n. Otto von Bismarck, one of the prominent German statesmen of the nineteenth century.
- proper n. A major German battleship during World War II (named after the statesman).
- proper n. The capital city of the state of North Dakota
- proper n. Alternative form of bismarck.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. capital of the state of North Dakota; located in south central North Dakota overlooking the Missouri river
- n. German statesman under whose leadership Germany was united (1815-1898)
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