Pronunciation: (biz'märk; for 1 also Ger. bis'märk), [key]
1. Ot•to von Pronunciation: (ot'ō von; Ger. ô'tō fun), [key] 1815–98, German statesman: first chancellor of modern German Empire 1871–90.
2. a city in and the capital of North Dakota, in the central part. 44,485.
3. (often l.c.)
a. Chiefly Northern U.S.a jelly doughnut.
b. Chiefly Midland U.S.a fried cruller.
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