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Related topics: Government, Politics
-ocracy-ocracy /ɒkrəsi $ ɑːk-/ (also -cracy) suffix [in nouns] 🔊 PGPPgovernment by a particular sort of people or according to a particular principle 🔊 democracy (=government by the people) 🔊 meritocracy (=government by people with the most ability)
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