plural kolkhozy\käl-ˈkȯ-zē \ or kolkhozes\käl-ˈkȯ-zəz \
Definition of kolkhoz
: a collective farm of the former Soviet Union
Examples of kolkhoz in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebThe kolkhoz, or collective farm, that once stood in the heart of Senkivka was abandoned, graffiti on its walls warning that the building was liable to collapse.
Nabih Bulos, Los Angeles Times, 9 Feb. 2022 Even lower was the number of herders interested in joining an artel or a kolkhoz.
Bathsheba Demuth, The New Yorker, 15 Aug. 2019
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