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1 a system of government in which there is only one ruler whose power is unlimited
  • Under a monarchy, the position of ruler is often passed down from parent to child.

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2 a group of people who live in a territory ruled by a single person
  • The country was formerly a monarchy, but has now transitioned to a republic.

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The first known use of monarchy was in the 15th century

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“Monarchy.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Feb. 2020.

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