from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The process of discrediting and eliminating the political policies, methods, and personal image of Joseph Stalin.
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- n. The process, begun by Nikita Khrushchev, of discrediting and then reforming the policies of Joseph Stalin
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- n. social process of neutralizing the influence of Joseph Stalin by revising his policies and removing monuments dedicated to him and renaming places named in his honor
de- + Stalin + -ization (Wiktionary)