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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Secret police with virtually unrestrained power over life and death.

Usage examples (7)
  • It's all there: Lenin's corrupt anti-corruption police, the cheka.
  • Carta Top 10 Komentator Bulan Ini: nona (25) cheka (14)
  • There is a concept ye cheka ukama that people do not understand.
  • Being of a curious disposition he inquired and discovered that this telegram had gone to the cipher department of the cheka. for more
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