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benz

abbreviation for a benzoate carboxylate anion.
A regional street term for Benzedrine—amphetamine sulfate
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What we need to do is not make Benz a desirable cut-through.
The workers were union activists at the Mercedes Benz Argentina auto manufacturing plant in Gonzalez-Catan, a suburb of Buenos Aires, when the Argentine military seized power in 1976 and launched the Dirty War.
The plaintiffs in the case -- the families of the disappeared and the surviving victims of torture and forced exile -- say that officials at the Mercedes Benz plant worked closely with, aided and abetted security officials who carried out these crimes during the height of the Dirty War in which approximately 30,000 people were "disappeared" by Argentina's military dictatorship.
The suit contends that officials of Mercedes Benz Argentina, now a subsidiary of DaimlerChrysler, gave the names and addresses of workers they deemed "subversive" to state security forces at a time when it was well-known that "subversives" would be detained, tortured and disappeared.