- government by simple majority
Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.
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arithmocracy — (n.) rule by numerical majority, 1850, from Gk. arithmos number, counting, amount (see ARITHMETIC (Cf. arithmetic)) + CRACY (Cf. cracy). Related: Arithmocratic; arithmocratical … Etymology dictionary
arithmocracy — ar·ith·moc·ra·cy … English syllables
arithmocracy — ˌa(ˌ)rithˈmäkrəsē noun ( es) Etymology: arithmo + cracy : rule of the majority … Useful english dictionary
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
arithmogram — n. number composed of numerical values assigned to letters in a word. ♦ arithmocracy, n. government by the majority. ♦ arithmography, n. representing a number with letters having numerical values. ♦ arithmomania, n. obsession with… … Dictionary of difficult words