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What was the Orgburo?

The organising body of the Central Committee.

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What was the Politburo?

The executive committee of the communists and policy makers.

3

Define triumvirate.

A group of three.

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Define duumvirate.

A group of two.

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What is a "cult of personality"?

Turning a person into a God like figure through heavy propaganda and worship.

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Define Totalitarian.

A political system that demands obedience to the state and every citizen is subject to central state authority.