Definition of -cracy
1 : form of government; also : state having such a form <monocracy>
2 : social or political class (as of powerful persons) <mobocracy>
3 : theory of social organization <technocracy>
Origin and Etymology of -cracy
Medieval French & Late Latin; Medieval French -cratie, from Late Latin -cratia, from Greek -kratia, from kratos strength, power — more at hard
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