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Leninist

[ len-uh-nist ]
/ ˈlɛn ə nɪst /
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adjective
of or relating to Lenin or to Leninism.
noun
an advocate or supporter of Lenin or Leninism.
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Also Le·nin·ite [len-uh-nahyt]. /ˈlɛn əˌnaɪt/.

Origin of Leninist

First recorded in 1915–20; Lenin + -ist
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