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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

junk•er*ˈdʒʌŋ kər(n.)

  1. a car that is old or in bad enough repair to be scrapped.

    Category: Automotive, Status (usage)

* Informal..

Origin of junker:

1940–45

Jun•kerˈyʊŋ kər(n.)

  1. a member of a politically conservative class of Prussian landowners who formerly dominated the government and army of Germany.

    Category: Western History

  2. a German official or military officer who is narrow-minded and overbearing.

    Category: Western History

Origin of Junker:

1545–55; < G; OHG junchērro=juncyoung+hērroHerr

Jun′ker•ism(n.)

Wiktionary

  1. junkerism(Noun)

    The principles of the aristocratic party in Prussia.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Junkerism(noun)

    the principles of the aristocratic party in Prussia

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