from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The strategy developed by the Bolsheviks between 1903 and 1917 with a view to seizing state power and establishing a dictatorship of the proletariat.
- n. Soviet Communism.
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- n. The strategy used by the Bolsheviks in attempting to gain power in Russia
- n. Marxism-Leninism
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a form of communism based on the writings of Marx and Lenin.
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- n. Soviet communism
Bolshev(ik) + -ism.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)