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monocrat

[ mon-uh-krat ]
/ ˈmɒn əˌkræt /
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noun
a person favoring monocracy.
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Origin of monocrat

An Americanism dating back to 1785–95; mono- + -crat
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How to use monocrat in a sentence

  • Even if a monocrat were elected, he would be overborne by the republican sense of his constituents.

    Thomas Jefferson|Gilbert Chinard
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