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Meaning of MONOCRACY

Pronunciation:  mu'n√Ękrusee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictator (not restricted by a constitution or laws or opposition etc.)
 

MONOCRACY is a 9 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: absolutism, authoritarianism, Caesarism, despotism, dictatorship, one-man rule, shogunate, Stalinism, totalitarianism, tyranny
 
 See Also: autarchy, autocracy, police state

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Mo*noc"ra*cy\, n. [Mono- + -cracy, as in democracy.]
Government by a single person; undivided rule. --Sydney
Smith.

 

 

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