Stalinist


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Sta·lin·ism

 (stä′lə-nĭz′əm)
n.
The bureaucratic, authoritarian exercise of state power and mechanistic application of Marxist-Leninist principles associated with Stalin.

Sta′lin·ist adj. & n.
Sta′lin·ize′ v.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Stalinist - a follower of Stalin and Stalinism
follower - a person who accepts the leadership of another
Adj.1.Stalinist - of or relating to Joseph Stalin or his times
Translations
stalinist
stalinisti
stalinienstaliniste
sztálinista
staļinistestaļinists
сталініст

Stalinist

[ˈstɑːlɪnɪst]
A. ADJestalinista
B. Nestalinista mf

Stalinist

[ˈstɑːlɪnɪst] nstalinista m/f
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Oxford University Press, the publishing department of Oxford University, announced on Monday that Andrei Lankov's account of North Korea, titled The Real North Korea: Life and Politics in the Failed Stalinist State, will be released on 26 February 2015, priced at GBP10.
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