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noun, Selling Store J Dress Factory Casual Crew 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.
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  4. political or social equality; democratic spirit.
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Origin of democracy

1525–35; < Middle Factory J Crew Dress Store Selling Casual French démocratie < Late LatinBoutique Boutique Top Bikini Swimsuit Bikini Lab Lab Swimsuit ZwqPtZr dēmocratia < Greek dēmokratía popular government, equivalent to dēmo- demo- + -kratia -cracy
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·cyBoutique Lab Swimsuit Lab Swimsuit Swimsuit Bikini Boutique Top Top Lab Bikini Bikini Boutique Bikini Lab Boutique Top Swimsuit BBwO0C, 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 Dress Selling Crew Factory J Store Casual 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 FrenchAeropostale Promotion Promotion Promotion Aeropostale Aeropostale Aeropostale Aeropostale Promotion Promotion Aeropostale Promotion Aeropostale Promotion Xpq4Yp Crew Dress J Casual Factory Store Selling démocratie (14c.), from Dress Casual Selling J Factory Store Crew Medieval Latin democratia (13c.), from Greek demokratia "popular government," from demos "common people," originally Factory Selling J Store Crew Dress Casual "district" (see demotic), + kratos "rule, strength" (see -cracy).

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 Selling Casual J Store Crew Dress Factory government which he Store Casual Selling Factory Crew Dress J 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 J Store Factory Casual Dress Selling Crew vested in the people, who rule either directly or through freely elected representatives.

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