Sovietologist


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So·vi·et·ol·o·gy

 (sō′vē-ĭ-tŏl′ə-jē, sŏv′ē-)
n.
Study of the former Soviet Union, especially of its government.

So′vi·et·ol′o·gist n.
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Sovietologist

(ˌsəʊvɪəˈtɒlədʒɪst; ˌsɒv-)
n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a person who has studied the political policies and developments of the former Soviet government
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Sovietologist

[ˌsəʊviəˈtɒlədʒɪst] Nsovietólogo/a m/f
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Sovietologist

nSowjetologe m, → Sowjetologin f
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