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elective dictatorship

noun [C] uk   us   UK disapproving
a government that is elected but has won so many votes that it can do what it likes
Translations of “elective dictatorship”
in Chinese (Traditional) (高票當選而可為所欲為的)獨裁政府…
in Chinese (Simplified) (高票当选而可为所欲为的)独裁政府…
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