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- n. A paramilitary division under the German Nazi Party, operating from 1921 until being disbanded in 1934. Abbreviated to SA.
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- n. Nazi militia created by Hitler in 1921 that helped him to power but was eclipsed by the SS after 1943
From German Sturmabteilung, from Sturm ‘storm’ + Abteilung ‘detachment’. (Wiktionary)