government over an ethnic group

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • ethnarchy — noun A population and area of land governed by a single ruler, called an ethnarch, and in which the population is of homogenous ethnicity and the political unit is of insufficient size to be considered a kingdom or nation …   Wiktionary

  • ethnarchy — eth·nar·chy …   English syllables

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  • ethnarchy — kē noun ( es) Etymology: Greek ethnarchia office of ethnarch, from ethnarchēs ethnarch + ia y : the dominion of an ethnarch or his office or rank …   Useful english dictionary

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