Focus on the pronunciation of bureaucracy
English definition of “bureaucracy”
› [C] (plural bureaucracies) MANAGEMENT a system for controlling or managing a country, company, or organization that is operated by officials who are employed to follow rules carefully: a government/state/federal bureaucracy These regulations have no benefit except to support a large government bureaucracy.
› [U] disapproving WORKPLACE complicated rules, processes, and written work that make it hard to get something done: We need to avoid creating another layer of bureaucracy. avoid/eliminate/reduce bureaucracy → Compare adhocracy