from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Wiesel, Elie(zer) Born 1928. Romanian-born writer and lecturer. A survivor of Nazi concentration camps, he is dedicated to preserving the memory of the Holocaust. He won the 1986 Nobel Peace Prize.

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  • n. United States writer (born in Romania) who survived Nazi concentration camps and is dedicated to keeping alive the memory of the Holocaust (born in 1928)


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