Etymology
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Krupp (n.)

1883, in reference to guns made at the armaments works in Essen, Germany, founded by German metallurgist Alfred Krupp (1812-1887).

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Definitions of Krupp

Krupp (n.)
German arms manufacturer and son of Friedrich Krupp; his firm provided ordnance for German armies from the 1840s through World War II (1812-1887);
Synonyms: Alfred Krupp
Krupp (n.)
German industrialist who manufactured steel in Essen (1787-1826);
Synonyms: Friedrich Krupp
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