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Word: plutocracy

Definition: society ruled by the wealthy


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::: cerebral - pertaining to the brain or intellect; intellectual rather than emotional; CF. cerebrum
::: codify - arrange (laws or rules) as a code; classify; N. code: system of words used instead of ordinary writing; collection of laws, rules, established social customs
::: uxorious - excessively submissive or devoted to one's wife; CF. uxor: wife
::: dowry - money or property brought by a bride to her husband at marriage
::: nurse - suckle; take care of (as a nurse); bear in mind; Ex. nursing mother; Ex. nurse a hope/grudge against someone
::: institute - organization for a special purpose; V: establish
::: cameo - shell or jewel carved in relief; star's special appearance in a minor role in a film
::: caption - title; chapter heading; text under illustration
::: libertine - debauched person; dissolute or licentious person; rou\'e; CF. free
::: impolitic - not wise; not expedient; not politic