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kol·khoz

 (kŏl-kôz′, kŭl-KHôs′)
n.
A Soviet collective farm.

[Russian, from kol(lektivnoe) khoz(yaĭstvo) : kollektivnoe, neuter of kollektivnyĭ, collective + khozyaĭstvo, economy, household farm.]

kolkhoz

(kɒlˈhɔːz; Russian kalˈxɔs) or

kolkhos

;

kolkoz

(kɒlˈkɔːz)
n
(Agriculture) a Russian collective farm
[C20: from Russian, short for kollektivnoe khozyaistvo collective farm]

Kolkhoz

 a collective farm in the USSR.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.kolkhoz - a collective farm owned by the communist state
collective farm - a farm operated collectively
Russia, Soviet Union, Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, USSR - a former communist country in eastern Europe and northern Asia; established in 1922; included Russia and 14 other soviet socialist republics (Ukraine and Byelorussia and others); officially dissolved 31 December 1991
kolkhoznik - a member of a kolkhoz
Translations
kolkhoz
kolchoz
kolkhoz
kolĥozo
kolhoos
kolhoosi
קולחוז
kolhoz
コルホーズ
kolūkis
kolchoz
kolkos
kołchoz
kolkhoz
colhoz
kolchos
kolhoz
колгосп
References in periodicals archive ?
Peasant farmers disliked collective farms, the kolkhozy.
The first section focuses on the relationship between the state and the collective farms and the administrative structure of the kolkhozy in the period under study.
Peasant resistance was shown in lodging complaints and otherwise denouncing abusive officials, revisions to Soviet law, and by joining the white collar or blue collar work force with the kolkhozy and engaging in labour activism.