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bureaucrats

noun
plural of bureaucrat

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a worker in a government agency
  • the bureaucrats at the town hall seem to think that we need a building permit to build a tree house

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“Bureaucrats.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bureaucrats. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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