[n] - a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictator (not restricted by a constitution or laws or opposition etc.)
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Term or office of an absolute ruler, overriding the constitution. (In ancient Rome a dictator was a magistrate invested with emergency powers for six months.) Although dictatorships were common in...
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Dic·ta'tor·ship noun The office, or the term of office, of a dictator; hence, absolute power.
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absolutism noun a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictator (not restricted by a constitution or laws or opposition etc.)
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• (n.) The office, or the term of office, of a dictator; hence, absolute power.
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form of government in which one person or a small group possesses absolute power without effective constitutional limitations. The term dictatorship ... [12 related articles]
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A dictatorship is defined as an autocratic form of government in which the government is ruled by an individual: a dictator. It has three possible meanings: In the 20th century and early 21st century hereditary dictatorship remained a relatively common phenomenon. For some scholars, a dictatorship ...
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Term or office of an absolute ruler, overriding the constitution. (In ancient Rome a dictator was a magistrate invested with emergency powers for six months.) Although dictatorships were common in Latin America during the 19th century, the only European example during this period was the rule of Nap...
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1) Absolutism 2) Autarchy 3) Authoritarianism 4) Autocracy 5) Caesarism 6) Despotism 7) Monocracy 8) One-man rule 9) Shogunate 10) Stalinism 11) Totalitarianism 12) Tyranny
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Government by a single person with absolute control over the resources of the state.
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