Drang nach Osten

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German phrase Drang nach Os·ten \ˈdräŋ-näḵ-ˈȯ-stən\

Definition of Drang nach Osten

  1. :  urge toward the East :  impulse toward eastward expansion —used of a formerly perceived desire by Germany to expand its territory eastward


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