Bismarck

biographical name
Bis·​marck | \ ˈbiz-ˌmärk How to pronounce Bismarck (audio) \

Definition of Bismarck

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Prince Otto Eduard Leopold von 1815–1898 in full Bismarck-Schönhausen \ -​shœn-​ˈhau̇-​zᵊn How to pronounce -shœn-ˈhau̇-zᵊn (audio)\ 1st chancellor of German Empire (1871–90)

Bismarck

geographical name
Bis·​marck | \ ˈbiz-ˌmärk How to pronounce Bismarck (audio) \

Definition of Bismarck (Entry 2 of 2)

city and capital of North Dakota on the Missouri River population 61,272

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Bismarckian \ biz-​ˈmär-​kē-​ən How to pronounce Bismarckian (audio) \ adjective

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