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The Holocaust was the attempt to exterminate all the Jews in Europe. This attempt of genocide killed more than 6 million Jews and 5 million others, mainly in death camps, such as Auschwitz and Treblinka and mass open air shootings.

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Q: What is the definition of the Holocaust?
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Definition of Shoah?

another term for the Holocaust

What is the greek definition for the word Holocaust?

Sacrifice by fire

Why were Jews the majority killed during the Holocaust?

The Holocaust by definition was the Nazis' attempt to rid Europe of its Jews.

What is the difference between a Holocaust and the Holocaust?

This is the definition of holocaust in the dictionary:A great or complete devastation or destruction, especially by fireThis is the definition of (the) Holocaust via the dictionary:The systematic mass slaughter of European Jews in Nazi concentration camps during World War II.In other words, holocaust could refer to any massacre or mass destruction, while Holocaust refers to the specific time period during World War II.

What conutry did the Holocaust begin?

Probably Lithuania, or Poland in conjunction with the invasion of the Soviet Union, but it really depends upon how ridgid your definition of the Holocaust is.

Where was the first camp built and who were the first inmates in the holocaust?

they used existing camps at the start it really depends on what you mean by inmates and how wide your definition of the Holocaust is.

Why were the Holocaust victims involved?

This is a puzzling question. By definition a victim is 'involved' in a passive sense; they are picked on.

What was done to prevent another holocaust?

a new definition of crimes were created and new laws to treat them

How many Nazis were there during the Holocaust?

about 20,000,0000 __________ I wonder where that figure comes from and what definition of Nazi it is based on.

What month and year did the Holocaust begin?

June 1941, but it depends upon your definition of the Holocaust, if you include the disabled, organised murdering of them started earlier, the actions against the homosexuals even earlier.

What is the definition of liberation during the holocaust?

taking jews from the cramped atticus and sticking them in a nice open concentration camp

How poor was government in Germany during holocaust?

it depends upon which definition of poor you mean; do you mean it as a measure of wealth or a measure of quality.

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