bolshevikism

Bolshevism

[bohl-shuh-viz-uhm, bol-]
noun
1.
the doctrines, methods, or procedure of the Bolsheviks.
2.
(sometimes lowercase) the principles or practices of ultraradical socialists or political ultraradicals generally.
Also, bolshevism, Bolshevikism, bolshevikism [bohl-shuh-vi-kiz-uhm, bol-] .


Origin:
1915–20; Bolshev(ik) + -ism

anti-Bolshevism, noun
non-Bolshevism, noun
proBolshevism, noun
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