the first German republic, which was established in 1919 at a meeting in the city of Weimar. It faced difficult economic problems, including very high inflation, and ended when Hitler took control of the country in 1933.
Definition from the Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English Advanced Learner's Dictionary.
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