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  1. kakistocracy(Noun)

    Government under the control of a nation's worst or least-qualified citizens.

  2. Origin: κακιστος, superlative of κακος + -κρατια.

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  1. Kakistocracy(noun)

    government by the worst men

  2. Origin: [Gr. ka`kistos worst + kratei^n to rule.]


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