intelligentsia
Pronunciation
  • (RP) IPA: /ɪntɛlɪˈd͡ʒɛntsɪə/
  • (RP, dated) IPA: /ɪntɛlɪˈɡɛntsɪə/
Noun

intelligentsia

  1. (politics) The intellectual élite of a society (especially in nineteenth-century Poland, in Russia and later the Soviet Union).
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