de-Stalinization

noun
de-Sta·lin·i·za·tion | \(ˌ)dē-ˌstä-lə-nə-ˈzā-shən, -ˌsta-\

Definition of de-Stalinization 

: the discrediting of Stalin and his policies

First Known Use of de-Stalinization

1951, in the meaning defined above

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