Etymology

1. nomenklatura

noun. ['noʊˌmɛŋkləˈtʃʊrə'] the system of patronage in communist countries; controlled by committees in the Communist Party.

Etymology

  • номенклатура (Russian)
  • nomenclatura (Latin)

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Example sentences of the word nomenklatura


1. Noun, singular or mass
The aforementioned Batumi is blessed with a sub-tropical climate and was once one of the most popular Black Sea resort destinations for top-ranking Soviet nomenklatura.

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