Definitions

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  • n. A form of government in which the needs of everyone in a society are met.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The art of applying social science to the betterment of social conditions.

Etymologies

1855-1860: socio- + -cracy (Wiktionary)

Examples

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