Love·​ston·​ite | \ ˈləvˌstōˌnīt \
plural -s

Definition of Lovestonite

: a member of a faction of the American Communist party deviating from party policy especially on the question of accepting and working with established trade unions

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History and Etymology for Lovestonite

Jay Lovestone, 20th century American union leader expelled from the Communist party in 1929 + English -ite

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“Lovestonite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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