Stalinism

noun
Sta·​lin·​ism | \ˈstä-lə-ˌni-zəm, ˈsta-\

Definition of Stalinism 

: the political, economic, and social principles and policies associated with Stalin especially : the theory and practice of communism developed by Stalin from Marxism-Leninism and marked especially by rigid authoritarianism, widespread use of terror, and often emphasis on Russian nationalism

Other Words from Stalinism

Stalinist \ˈstä-​lə-​nist, ˈsta-​ \ noun or adjective
Stalinize \ˈstä-​lə-​ˌnīz, ˈsta-​ \ transitive verb
Stalinoid \ˈstä-​lə-​ˌnȯid, ˈsta-​ \ noun or adjective

First Known Use of Stalinism

1927, in the meaning defined above

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