sovietist

Sovietism

[soh-vee-i-tiz-uhm]
noun
1.
(sometimes lowercase) a soviet system of government.
2.
(often lowercase) the practices and principles of a soviet government, especially as it implies communism.
3.
a characteristic, mannerism, phrase, etc., expressive of or identifiable with the ideology of the Soviet Union.

Origin:
1915–20; soviet + -ism

Sovietist, noun, adjective
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sovietism (ˈsəʊvɪɪˌtɪzəm, ˈsɒv-)
 
n
1.  the principle or practice of government through soviets, esp as practised in the former Soviet Union
2.  any characteristic deemed representative of Soviet ideology
 
sovietist
 
n, —adj
 
sovietistic
 
adj

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