pogrom definition

  • noun:
    • An organized, usually officially motivated massacre or persecution of a minority group, specially one conducted against Jews.
    • A riot aimed at persecution or massacre of a specific ethnic or spiritual group, generally Jews.
    • In Russia, an organized massacre, especially a massacre of Jews this is certainly countenanced pretty much openly because of the officials.
    • organized persecution of an ethnic team (especially Jews)

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