Maoism

noun Mao·ism \ ˈmau̇-ˌi-zəm \

Definition of Maoism

: the theory and practice of Marxism-Leninism developed in China chiefly by Mao Zedong

Maoist

play \ˈmau̇-ist\ noun or adjective

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1950

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