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- Lenin, Vladimir Ilich 1870-1924. Russian founder of the Bolsheviks, leader of the Russian Revolution (1917), and first head of the USSR (1917-1924). As a communist theoretician Lenin held that workers could not develop a revolutionary consciousness without the guidance of a vanguard party and that imperialism was a particular stage of capitalist development.
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- proper n. Vladimir Ilyich Lenin, a Russian revolutionary and politician.
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- n. Russian founder of the Bolsheviks and leader of the Russian Revolution and first head of the USSR (1870-1924)
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