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swastika

noun [C]     /ˈswɒs.tɪ.kə/ US  /ˈswɑː.stɪ-/
a symbol in the form of a cross with each of its arms bent at a 90° angle half way along, used in the 20th century as the symbol of the Nazi partySpecific signs and symbolsSigns, signals and symbols
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