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Trotsky, Leon

Line breaks: Leon Trot|sky
Pronunciation: /ˈtrɒtski
 
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Definition of Trotsky, Leon in English:

( 1879–1940), Russian revolutionary; born Lev Davidovich Bronshtein. He helped to organize the October Revolution with Lenin, and built up the Red Army. He was expelled from the Communist Party by Stalin in 1927 and exiled in 1929. He settled in Mexico in 1937, where he was later murdered by a Stalinist assassin.

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