plantocracy

plantocracy

[plan-tok-ruh-see]
noun, plural plantocracies.
1.
government by plantation owners.
2.
a ruling class of plantation owners.
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plantocracy (plɑːnˈtɒkrəsɪ)
 
n , pl -cies
a ruling social class composed of planters

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