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oligarchic

[ ol-i-gahr-kik ]
/ ˌɒl ɪˈgɑr kɪk /
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adjective
of, relating to, or having the form of an oligarchy.
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Also ol·i·gar·chi·cal [ol-i-gahr-ki-kuhl] /ˌɒl ɪˈgɑr kɪ kəl/ .

Origin of oligarchic

1640–50; <Greek oligarchikós, equivalent to oligarch(ía) oligarchy + -ikos-ic

OTHER WORDS FROM oligarchic

ol·i·gar·chi·cal·ly, adverbnon·ol·i·gar·chic, adjectivenon·ol·i·gar·chi·cal, adjective
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