PLUTOCRACY

plutocracy
plu??t?kr?si/
noun
 
  1. government by the wealthy.
    "the attack on the Bank of England was a gesture against the very symbol of plutocracy"
    • a state or society governed by the wealthy.
      plural noun: plutocracies
      "no one can accept public policies which turn a democracy into a plutocracy"
    • an elite or ruling class whose power derives from their wealth.
      "officials were drawn from the new plutocracy"

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