- government by only one person; autocracy.
Origin of monocracy
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Monocracy, mon-ok′ra-si, n. rule or government by a single person.
Their purblind spite was powerless to avert the inevitable advent of monocracy.
He continued to gloat over his successes and mercilessly to abuse all Federalists, those confessed partisans of "monocracy."With Americans of Past and Present Days
J. J. Jusserand
- government by one person
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