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socialist

adjective [not gradable]  /ˈsoʊ·ʃə·lɪst/ us  
having to do with socialism: Socialist ideas are not as radical as we once thought.

socialist

noun [C] /ˈsoʊ·ʃə·ləst/
a person who believes in or belongs to a party that supports socialism: He is a dedicated socialist.
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