Definition of lebensraum
1 : territory believed especially by Nazis to be necessary for national existence or economic self-sufficiency
2 : space required for life, growth, or activity
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This fit into the larger Nazi ideology of lebensraum, or living space, and a return to the heroic past.
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Origin and Etymology of lebensraum
German, from Leben living, life + Raum space
First Known Use: 1939See Words from the same year
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