the members of a social organization who are in power
form of government
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a political system governed by a single individual
a constitutional system of government (usually with a written constitution)
commonwealth, democracy, republic
a political system in which the supreme power lies in a body of citizens who can elect people to represent them
a form of government having two joint rulers
a political system governed by old men
a political system governed by a woman
the dominance or leadership of one social group or nation over others
a political system in which a mob is the source of control; government by the masses
a political system governed by a few people
a political system governed by the wealthy people
a form of government whose head of state is not a monarch
a form of government in which scientists and technical experts are in control
a political unit governed by a deity (or by officials thought to be divinely guided)
the German republic founded at Weimar in 1919
a state ruled by religious authority
a ruling body composed of clergy
a democracy having a parliament
an autocracy governed by a monarch who usually inherits the authority
Caesarism, Stalinism, absolutism, authoritarianism, despotism, dictatorship, monocracy, one-man rule, shogunate, totalitarianism, tyranny
a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictator (not restricted by a constitution or laws or opposition etc.)
people sharing some social relation
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