the form of Communism as taught by Lenin, with emphasis on the dictatorship of the proletariat.
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How to use Leninism in a sentence
Russia and China, along with some of their old satellite states, have traded Marx and Lenin for Market Leninism.
It seems to me something like Marxism, Leninism, also in the English language.Warren Commission (1 of 26): Hearings Vol. I (of 15) | The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
It came to be used interchangeably with Leninism, as a synonym.Bolshevism | John Spargo
Based on Marxism-Leninism, it is geared to indoctrinate party members but is provided for nonparty members as well.Area Handbook for Bulgaria | Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
The fewest pamphlet titles dealt with atheism and religion, Marxism-Leninism, languages, and labor and trade unions.Area Handbook for Bulgaria | Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
British Dictionary definitions for Leninism
the political and economic theories of Lenin
another name for Marxism-Leninism
- Leninist or Leninite, noun, adjective
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