Irgun

Irgun

[ir-goon]
noun
a militant Zionist underground group, active chiefly during the period (1917–48) of British control by mandate of Palestine.

Irgunist, noun
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Irgun
militant Zionist organization, 1946, from Mod.Heb., lit. "organization," in full Irgun Zvai Leumi "national military organization."
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