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Noun: revisionism  ri'vi-zhu,ni-zum
  1. Any dangerous departure from the teachings of Marx
  2. A moderate evolutionary form of Marxism
  3. Advocacy of some previously accepted ideas or beliefs, esp. in a way that seems to dishonestly ignore key facts or more recent developments

Derived forms: revisionisms

Type of: Bolshevism, collectivism, sovietism

Encyclopedia: Revisionism