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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 com·mu·nism /ˈkɑmjəˌnɪzəm/
 U共產主義

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Com·mu·nism n.  A scheme of equalizing the social conditions of life; specifically, a scheme which contemplates the abolition of inequalities in the possession of property, as by distributing all wealth equally to all, or by holding all wealth in common for the equal use and advantage of all.
 Note:At different times, and in different countries, various schemes pertaining to socialism in government and the conditions of domestic life, as well as in the distribution of wealth, have been called communism.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 communism
      n 1: a form of socialism that abolishes private ownership
      2: a political theory favoring collectivism in a classless
         society