- de-Sta•lin•i•za•tion[[t]diˌstɑ lə nəˈzeɪ ʃən, -ˌstæl ə-[/t]] n.gov the policy of eradicating the memory or influence of Stalin and Stalinism•Etymology: 1955–60 de-Sta′lin•ize`, v.i. v.t. -ized, -iz•ing.
From formal English to slang. 2014.
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