Adjective "Samizdat" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Samizdat


    Definition:

    1. a clandestine publishing system within the Soviet Union, by which forbidden or unpublishable literature was reproduced and circulated privately.

    2. a work or periodical circulated by this system.

    Examples:

    "photocopies can be samizdat."

    "literatures can be samizdat."