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Overview of noun totalitarian

The noun totalitarian has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. totalitarian

(an adherent of totalitarian principles or totalitarian government)


Overview of adj totalitarian

The adj totalitarian has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) totalitarian

(characterized by a government in which the political authority exercises absolute and centralized control; "a totalitarian regime crushes all autonomous institutions in its drive to seize the human soul"- Arthur M.Schlesinger, Jr.)

2. totalitarian, totalistic

(of or relating to the principles of totalitarianism according to which the state regulates every realm of life; "totalitarian theory and practice"; "operating in a totalistic fashion")

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