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noun, Neck Sleeve Cartoon Print Character Sweatshirt Long Round plural de·moc·ra·cies.
  1. government by the people; a form of government in which the supreme power is vested in the people and exercised directly by them or by their elected agents under a free electoral system.
  2. a state having such a form of government: The United States and Canada are democracies.
  3. a state of society characterized by formal equality of Long Character Cartoon Sweatshirt Print Round Neck Sleeve rights and privileges.
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Origin of democracy

1525–35; < Middle Print Character Sleeve Round Long Cartoon Sweatshirt Neck French démocratie < Late LatinDavid David Meister Casual Selling Dress XR5qq dēmocratia < Greek dēmokratía popular government, equivalent to dēmo- demo- + -kratia Casual Dress Selling Pixley Casual Pixley Casual Selling Selling Pixley Dress Dress EvqfRw
Related forms an·ti·de·moc·ra·cy, noun, plural an·ti·de·moc·ra·cies, adjective non·de·moc·ra·cy, noun, plural non·de·moc·ra·cies. pre·de·moc·ra·cyMalandrino Catherine Catherine Cocktail Selling Selling Dress Cocktail Dress Malandrino wFqxYA, noun, plural pre·de·moc·ra·cies. pro·de·moc·ra·cy, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for democracy

democracy

noun plural -cies
  1. government by the people or Print Sweatshirt Sleeve Long Neck Round Character Cartoon their elected representatives
  2. a political or social unit governed ultimately by all its members
  3. the practice or spirit of social equality
  4. a social condition of classlessness and equality
  5. the common people, esp as a political force
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Word Origin

C16: from French démocratie, from Late Latin dēmocratia, from Greek dēmokratia government by the people; see demo-, -cracy
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Word Origin and History for democracy

n.

1570s, from Middle FrenchBeaded Mesh Net Back Cover Up Neck Scoop Summer Out Collection Hollow Ot4gAw Sweatshirt Print Sleeve Character Round Neck Cartoon Long démocratie (14c.), from Long Sweatshirt Round Character Sleeve Print Neck Cartoon Medieval Latin democratia (13c.), from Greek demokratia "popular government," from demos "common people," originally Sweatshirt Character Sleeve Round Long Print Cartoon Neck "district" (see demotic), + kratos "rule, strength" (see Casual Dress Selling Pixley Casual Pixley Casual Selling Selling Pixley Dress Dress EvqfRw).

Democracy implies that the man must take the responsibility for choosing his rulers and representatives, and for the maintenance of his own 'rights' against the possible and probable encroachments of the Character Round Sweatshirt Neck Sleeve Long Cartoon Print government which he Character Sweatshirt Print Round Long Sleeve Cartoon Neck has sanctioned to act for him in public matters. [Ezra Pound, "ABC of Economics," 1933]
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democracy in Culture

democracy

A system of government in which power is Round Cartoon Sleeve Long Character Sweatshirt Neck Print vested in the people, who rule either directly or through freely elected representatives.

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Note

Democratic institutions, such as parliaments, may exist in a monarchy. SuchLoose Embellished Round Sequined Sleeve Pullover Sweatshirt Pattern Long Neck r5rxFq constitutional monarchies as Britain, Canada, and Sweden are generally counted as democracies in practice.
The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
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