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year zero

noun
1.
the beginning (1975) of the period during which Cambodia was under the control of the Khmer Rouge
2.
the beginning of revolutionary change
3.
the beginning of any new system or regime
Word Origin
C20: by analogy with Year One of the French Revolutionary calendar
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