monocracy

monocracy

[moh-nok-ruh-see, muh-]
noun, plural monocracies.
government by only one person; autocracy.

Origin:
1645–55; mono- + -cracy; modeled on aristocracy, democracy

monocratic [mon-uh-krat-ik] , adjective
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monocracy (mɒˈnɒkrəsɪ)
 
n , pl -cies
government by one person
 
monocrat
 
n
 
mono'cratic
 
adj

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