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  1. Krupp, Alfred Krupp(noun)

    German arms manufacturer and son of Friedrich Krupp; his firm provided ordnance for German armies from the 1840s through World War II (1812-1887)

  2. Krupp, Friedrich Krupp(noun)

    German industrialist who manufactured steel in Essen (1787-1826)

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  1. Krupp

    The Krupp family, a prominent 400-year-old German dynasty from Essen, have become famous for their steel production and for their manufacture of ammunition and armaments. The family business, known as Friedrich Krupp AG, was the largest company in Europe at the beginning of the 20th century. In 1999 it merged with Thyssen AG to form ThyssenKrupp AG, a large industrial conglomerate.

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