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- n. The political and economic theories of Communism advocated by Leon Trotsky and his followers, usually including the principle of worldwide revolution.
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- n. The political philosophy named after Leon Trotsky that is characterized by the theory of permanent revolution and the theory of the vanguard party.
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- n. the form of communism advocated by Leon Trotsky; calls for immediate worldwide revolution by the proletariat
From Russian Троцкий (Tróckij) (Trotsky + -ism) (Wiktionary)