Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Government or rule by a single person; autocracy.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. autocracy

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Government by a single person; undivided rule.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Government or rule by a single person; autocracy.

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.)

Etymologies

mono- + -cracy (Wiktionary)

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