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  • n. A government by many persons, of whatever order or class.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A government by many persons, of whatever order or class.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A government by many, whether by a privileged class (aristocracy) or by the people at large (democracy); any government by several rulers.
  • n. The character or condition of being polyarch. See polyarck.

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