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  1. kakistocracy

    • IPA[kakɪˈstɒkrəsi]

    英式

    • n.
      government by the least suitable or competent citizens of a state;a state or society governed by its least suitable or competent citizens
    • noun: kakistocracy, plural noun: kakistocracies

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    名詞

    • 1. government by the least suitable or competent citizens of a state the danger is that this will reduce us to kakistocracy every government that has existed since the ancient Greeks has been a prime example of kakistocracy
    • a state or society governed by its least suitable or competent citizens the modern regime is at once a plutocracy and a kakistocracy the man in the street must share part of the blame for allowing such a kakistocracy to entrench itself
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    • IPA[kakəˈstäkrəsē]

    美式

    • n.
      government by the least suitable or competent citizens of a state: the danger is that this will reduce us to kakistocracy every government that has existed since the ancient Greeks has been a prime example of kakistocracy

    Oxford American Dictionary