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KGB

Syllabification: KGB

Definition of KGB in English:

The state security police (1954–91) of the former Soviet Union with responsibility for external espionage, internal counterintelligence, and internalcrimes against the state.”.

Origin

Russian, abbreviation of Komitet gosudarstvennoĭ bezopasnosti 'Committee of State Security'.

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