Definition of de-Stalinization in English:

de-Stalinization

Syllabification: de-Sta·lin·i·za·tion
Pronunciation: /dēˌstälənəˈzāSHən
 
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noun

  • (In communist countries) the policy of eradicating the memory or influence of Joseph Stalin and Stalinism, especially after 1956.
    More example sentences
    • But his policy of de-Stalinization backfired.
    • The 20th Soviet Communist Party Congress in 1956, and the process of de-Stalinization ultimately resulted in some liberalization of ideological control.
    • But only a political biography could illuminate the personal, human dimension of Khrushchev's decision to follow the risky path of de-Stalinization.

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