bureaucratic

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adjective bu·reau·crat·ic \ˌbyu̇r-ə-ˈkra-tik, ˌbyər-\

Definition of bureaucratic

  1. :  of, relating to, or having the characteristics of a bureaucracy or a bureaucrat <bureaucratic government>

bureaucratically

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1836

First Known Use of bureaucratic

1836


BUREAUCRATIC Defined for English Language Learners

bureaucratic

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adjective bu·reau·crat·ic \ˌbyu̇r-ə-ˈkra-tik, ˌbyər-\

Definition of bureaucratic for English Language Learners

  • : using or connected with many complicated rules and ways of doing things : of, relating to, or like a bureaucracy or bureaucrat



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