Second World

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Second World

also second world
n.
During the Cold War, the Communist nations of the world.

Sec′ond-World′ adj.
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Sec′ond World′



n.
the Communist nations of the world.
[1965–70]
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Translations
segundo mundo
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In conclusion, I would like to point to the connection between the present book and "Second-World Prosthetics," Berger's contribution to Early Modern Visual Culture (2000); the latter's coda on Kenneth Clark's nude-naked distinction makes the overlap clear.