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Dzerzhinsky, Feliks

Line breaks: Fe¦liks Dzer|zhin¦sky
Pronunciation: /dzəːˈʒɪnski
 
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Definition of Dzerzhinsky, Feliks in English:

( 1877–1926), Russian Bolshevik leader, of Polish descent; full name Feliks Edmundovich Dzerzhinsky. He was the organizer and first head of the post-revolutionary Soviet security police (the Cheka, later the OGPU).

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