Definitions

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  • n. a government where servants and slaves have so much license and privilege that they domineer or belord; predominance of slaves

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See doulocracy.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Predominance of slaves; a government of or by means of slaves.

Etymologies

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From Greek δουλοκρατία, from δούλος ("servant, slave, thrall") + κρατείν ("rule")

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  • Rule by slaves. See dulosis.

    August 9, 2008