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Sovietism

[soh-vee-i-tiz-uh m] /ˈsoʊ vi ɪˌtɪz əm/
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
1915-1920
1915-20; soviet + -ism
Related forms
Sovietist, noun, adjective
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