Komsomol

noun
Kom·so·mol | \ˈkäm-sə-ˌmȯl, -ˌmōl\

Definition of Komsomol 

: a Russian Communist youth organization

First Known Use of Komsomol

1925, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Komsomol

Russian, from Kommunisticheskiĭ Soyuz Molodezhi Communist Union of Youth

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