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totalitarianism

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  • n. A system of government in which the people have virtually no authority and the state wields absolute control, for example, a dictatorship.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictator (not restricted by a constitution or laws or opposition etc.)
  • n. the principle of complete and unrestricted power in government

Etymologies

From totalitarian +‎ -ism. (Wiktionary)

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