- government by beggars or paupers; wholesale pauperization
Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.
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ptochocracy — /tō kokˈrə si or ptō kokˈrə si/ noun The rule of beggars or paupers, wholesale pauperization ORIGIN: Gr ptōchos a beggar, and ↑ cracy … Useful english dictionary
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Forms of Government — It has been suggested that every government which has ever existed has been a prime example of kakistocracy, or the rule of the worst, but this list of 169 different types of leadership suggests that that might be a bit too simplistic. Each of… … Phrontistery dictionary