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Potsdam

town in Germany, first recorded 993 as Poztupimi; the name is Slavic, the first element is po "by near," the second element evidently was influenced by Dutch names in -dam. The Potsdam Conference of the victorious Allies in World War II was held July 17-Aug. 2, 1945, to decide the fate of Germany.

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Definitions of Potsdam from WordNet

Potsdam (n.)
a city in northeastern Germany; site of the Potsdam Conference in the summer of 1945;
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