gulag[ goo-lahg ]SEE DEFINITION OF gulag
Synonyms for gulag
- gas chamber
- internment camp
- prison camp
- death camp
- detention camp
- forced-labor camp
- killing fields
- labor camp
- prisoner-of-war camp
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR GULAG
Gulo-mental: includes the region covered by the gulag and mentum.
Gular suture: the line of division between the gulag or throat and the gene or cheeks.
system of prisons and labor camps, especially for political detainees, in the former Soviet Union; rough acronym from Russian Glavnoe upravlenie ispravitel'no-trudovykh lagerei "Chief Administration of Corrective Labor Camps," set up in 1931.