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aristocracy

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1 the highest class in a society
  • at one time in China only the aristocracy could own land

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2 individuals carefully selected as being the best of a class
  • membership in the society is reserved for the literary world's aristocracy

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The first known use of aristocracy was in 1561

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“Aristocracy.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/aristocracy. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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