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English definition of “revisionism”

revisionism

noun [U] uk   /rɪˈvɪʒ.ən.ɪ.zəm/ us  
asking questions about, and trying to change, the existing beliefs of a political or religious systemPhilosophyPolitics
revisionist
noun [C] uk   /-ɪst/ us  
revisionists within the Communist PartyBelievers and non-believersSupporters, members and defenders
revisionist
adjective uk   us  
revisionist ideas/historyPhilosophyPolitics
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