Etymology
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Maoist

1951 (adj.), 1963 (n.), in reference to the Marxist-Leninist communist doctrines developed by Chairman Mao Tse-tung (1893-1976), Chinese communist leader. Related: Maoism.

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Definitions of Maoist
1
Maoist (n.)
an advocate of Maoism;
2
Maoist (adj.)
of or relating to Maoism;
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