plantocracy

noun
plan·to·cra·cy | \plan-ˈtä-krə-sē \

Definition of plantocracy 

1 : a ruling class made up of planters

2 : government by planters

First Known Use of plantocracy

1840, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for plantocracy

planter + -o- + -cracy

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