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anti-semitism
hatred or antipathy directed against Jews
Aryan
a term for peoples speaking the language of Europe and India
beadle
a minor parish offical who serves as an usher and preserves order at services
cabbala
mystical teachings that deal with the ideas of creation and concepts of a spiritual nature
concentration camp
a camp where prisoners or persons are detained
crematorium
furnaces where human bodies were burned
deportation
trains, usually used for cattle cargo, transported Jews to camps
death camps
centers established in mostly rural areas designed for mass murder
death marches
forced marches under brutal conditions
euthanasia
use of medical means, usually lethal injection to cause painless death
facist party
authoritarian political movement
final solution
Nazi plan for physical destruction of all of Europe's Jewish population
genocide
deliberate destruction of a racial, political, or cultural group
Gestapo
internal security police of Nazi Germany
ghetto
within a city where high concentration of particular cultural, ethnic, or religious group
Holocaust
complete destruction by fire. Nazi killed many Jews
Nazi
National Socialist Workers Party headed by Hitler