Definition of Baader–Meinhof Group in English:

Baader–Meinhof Group

Pronunciation /ˌbädərˈmīnhäf ˌɡro͞op/ /ˌbɑdərˈmaɪnhɑf ˌɡrup/

proper noun

  • An extreme left-wing terrorist organization operating in the former West Germany between 1970 and 1998.

Origin

From the names of Andreas Baader (1943–77) and Ulrike Meinhof (1934–76), two of the organization's founders.