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state socialism

noun
1.
the theory, doctrine, and movement advocating a planned economy controlled by the state, with state ownership of all industries and natural resources.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80
Related forms
state socialist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for state-socialism

state socialism

noun
1.
a variant of socialism in which the power of the state is employed for the purpose of creating an egalitarian society by means of public control of major industries, banks, etc, coupled with economic planning and a social security system
Derived Forms
state socialist, noun
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