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1

Junkers

members of Aristocracy

2

Sammlungspolitik

To align conservative and centrist political forces through unifying them around foreign policy, also known as 'bringing together'

3

Flottenpolitik

Germany's desire to build a navy bigger than that of Britain's.

4

Weltpolitik

Seeking power and status in Europe through colonial and military expansion

5

Burgfriede

A political truce for the war

6

Siegfriede

Win the war by expansion and conquest

7

Lebensraum

German aims of territorial expansion, to get living space for the German people