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socialismnoun [U]

uk   /ˈsəʊ.ʃəl.ɪ.zəm/ us   /ˈsoʊ.ʃəl.ɪ.zəm/
C2 the set of beliefs that states that all people are equal and should share equally in a country's money, or the political systems based on these beliefs

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socialismnoun [U]

us   /ˈsoʊ·ʃəˌlɪz·əm/
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socialismnoun [U]

uk   /ˈsəʊʃəlɪzəm/ us  
POLITICS, ECONOMICS an economic, political, and social system that is based on the belief that all people are equal and should share equally in a country's money: It is a culture that is closer to socialism than capitalism. Following the collapse of state socialism, there were many questions about how the societies of Central and Eastern Europe would become integrated into international capitalism.
(Definition of socialism from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “socialism”
in Arabic اشتِراكِيّة…
in Korean 사회주의…
in Portuguese socialismo…
in Catalan socialisme…
in Japanese 社会主義…
in Chinese (Simplified) 社会主义, 社会主义制度…
in Turkish sosyalizm…
in Russian социализм…
in Chinese (Traditional) 社會主義, 社會主義制度…
in Italian socialismo…
in Polish socjalizm…
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