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soviet

so·vi·et

soviet

pronunciation:
so vi et [or] so vi iht [or] so vi et
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a popularly elected national, regional, and local legislative body in the former Soviet Union.
definition 2: (cap.; pl.) the people or governing institutions of the former Soviet Union.
 
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of or relating to a soviet.
definition 2: (cap.) of the former Soviet Union.
derivation: sovietdom (n.)