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plutocrat

noun [C] uk   /ˈpluː.tə.kræt/ us    /-t̬ə-/
someone who becomes powerful because they are rich: The country has long been run by plutocrats.Powerful people and dictators
plutocratic
adjective uk   /ˌpluː.təˈkræt.ɪk/ us    /-toʊˈkræt̬-/
Systems of government
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