adjective hi·er·o·crat·ic \¦hī(ə)rə¦kratik\
variants: or



Definition of hierocratic

  1. :  of or relating to government by ecclesiastics (as priests or prelates)

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Origin and Etymology of hierocratic

from hierocracy, after such pairs as English democracy: democratic, democratical

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to criticize severely

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