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- noun the highest mountain peak in the Pamir Mountains; near the Chinese border in northeastern Tajikistan (24,590 feet high)
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Stalin Peak and then Communism Peak, which at nearly 7,500 meters is the highest mountain in the former USSR.
During the period of destalinization Stalin Peak in the Pamirs, the highest point in the USSR, was renamed Communism Peak.
Stalingrad did not become again Tsaritsyn, nor did Stalin Peak revert to an earlier name but rather was renamed Communism Peak.