Definition of Smersh in English:

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Smersh

Pronunciation: /sməːʃ/
historical
The popular name for the Russian counter-espionage organization responsible for maintaining security within the Soviet armed and intelligence services.

Origin

Abbreviation of Russian Smertʹ shpionam, literally 'death to spies'.

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