a Russian member of the left-wing majority group that followed Lenin and eventually became the Russian communist party
Syn: ↑Bolshevik
Derivationally related forms: ↑Bolshevistic, ↑Bolshevism, ↑bolshevize (for: ↑Bolshevik), ↑bolshevise (for: ↑Bolshevik)
Hypernyms: ↑communist, ↑commie
Instance Hyponyms:
of or relating to Bolshevism

Bolshevik Revolution

Syn: ↑Bolshevik, ↑Bolshevistic
Pertains to noun: ↑Bolshevism (for: ↑Bolshevistic), ↑Bolshevism, ↑Bolshevism (for: ↑Bolshevik)
Derivationally related forms: ↑Bolshevist (for: ↑Bolshevistic), ↑Bolshevism (for: ↑Bolshevistic)

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