Eurocommunism

noun
Eu·​ro·​com·​mu·​nism | \ ˌyu̇r-ō-ˈkäm-yə-ˌni-zəm How to pronounce Eurocommunism (audio) \

Definition of Eurocommunism

: the communism especially of western European Communist parties that was marked by a willingness to reach power through coalitions and by independence from Soviet leadership

Other Words from Eurocommunism

Eurocommunist \ ˌyu̇r-​ō-​ˈkäm-​yə-​nist How to pronounce Eurocommunist (audio) \ noun or adjective

First Known Use of Eurocommunism

1976, in the meaning defined above

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“Eurocommunism.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Eurocommunism. Accessed 18 January 2020.

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