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dictator

noun [C]    /ˈdɪk·teɪ·t̬ər, dɪkˈteɪ-/
politics & government someone who rules a country with complete power , has complete control over the armed forces , and destroys any political opposition dictatorial    /ˌdɪk·təˈtɔr·i·əl, -ˈtoʊr-/ adjective politics & government dictatorial powers
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