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iron curtain

iron curtain

 
pronunciation:
aI rn kuhr tn
part of speech: noun
definition: (sometimes cap.) the barrier to free communication and exchange of information which was attributed by Western nations to the secrecy and censorship of the Soviet Union after World War II.