Animal Farm

Animal Farm Glossary


a parasitic infection that causes bloody diarrhea and sudden death in animals


a theory or system of social organization based on the holding of all property in common, actual ownership being ascribed to the community as a whole or to the state; in practice, communism is often a totalitarian system of government


a fellow member of a political party; a member of the Communist party


to exhume; to unearth that which is buried


in Marxism, the class of workers, especially industrial wage earners, who do not possess capital or property and must sell their labor to survive


information, ideas, or rumors disseminated to help or harm a person, group, movement, institution, nation, or other entity


a mode or system of rule or government; such a system when in power


a theory or system of social organization that advocates vesting the ownership and control of the means of production and distribution, of capital, land, and other assets in the community as a whole


absolute control by the state or a governing branch of a highly centralized institution


small, short tusks such as those belonging to a boar