ag·​it·​punkt | \ ˈa-jət-ˌpu̇ŋ(k)t \
plural -s

Definition of agitpunkt

: an indoctrination and political propaganda center in the Soviet Union

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First Known Use of agitpunkt

1921, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for agitpunkt

borrowed from Russian, probably shortened from agitatsionnyĭ punkt, literally, “agitation center”

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“Agitpunkt.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Sep. 2020.

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