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Definition 1: the 7th letter of the Greek alphabet - [noun denoting communication]

(eta is a kind of ...) the conventional characters of the alphabet used to represent speech

"his grandmother taught him his letters"

(... is a member of eta) the alphabet used by ancient Greeks

Definition 2: a terrorist organization organized in 1959 by student activists who were dissatisfied with the moderate nationalism of the traditional Basque party; want to create an independent homeland in Spain's western Pyrenees - [noun denoting group]

Samples where eta or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • in 1968 ETA launched a campaign of political assassinations of government officials

Synonyms for eta in the sense of this definition

(eta is an instance of ...) a political movement that uses terror as a weapon to achieve its goals

(eta belongs to category ...) the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear

(eta belongs to a domain located in ...) a parliamentary monarchy in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula; a former colonial power

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