plantocracy

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noun plan·to·cra·cy \plan-ˈtä-krə-sē\

Definition of plantocracy

  1. 1 :  a ruling class made up of planters

  2. 2 :  government by planters

Origin and Etymology of plantocracy

planter + -o- + -cracy


First Known Use: 1840

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