Oligarchy

Definition of Oligarchy

Ol´i`gar´chy
n.1.A form of government in which the supreme power is placed in the hands of a few persons; also, those who form the ruling few.
All oligarchies, wherein a few men domineer, do what they list.
- Burton.

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form of government, political system
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