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- n. Plural form of timocracy.
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It is a spirit hardly to be maintained without a close organisation and much training; and as military and religious timocracies have depended on discipline and a minute rule of life, so an industrial timocracy would have to depend on guilds and unions, which would make large inroads upon personal freedom.
Xenophon, that timocracies were "according to the laws of the
Achaeans; "since timocracies were but modified democracies.