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Gleichschaltung

/ (ˈɡlaɪkˌʃæltʊŋ) /
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noun
the enforcement of standardization and the elimination of all opposition within the political, economic, and cultural institutions of a state
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Word Origin for Gleichschaltung

C20: German

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