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plantocracy

[ plan-tok-ruh-see ]
/ plænˈtɒk rə si /
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noun, plural plan·toc·ra·cies.
government by plantation owners.
a ruling class of plantation owners.
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British Dictionary definitions for plantocracy

plantocracy
/ (plɑːnˈtɒkrəsɪ) /

noun plural -cies
a ruling social class composed of planters
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