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An association of Communist parties of the world, established in 1919 by Lenin and dissolved in 1943.
[Russian komintern, abbreviation of Kommunisticheskiĭ Internatsional, Communist International.]
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) short for Communist International: an international Communist organization founded by Lenin in Moscow in 1919 and dissolved in 1943; it degenerated under Stalin into an instrument of Soviet politics. Also called: Third International
an ultraradical organization (1919–43) formed to unite Communist groups of various countries. Also called Comintern.
1919–43, an international Communist organization to promote revolutionary Marxism, also called Communist International and Third International. It was founded by Lenin and used by Stalin as a political instrument.