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"officialdom" in British English

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officialdomnoun [U]

uk   us   /əˈfɪʃ.əl.dəm/ disapproving
used to refer to those ​people who have a ​position of ​authority, ​especially in ​government, usually when they are ​preventing you from doing what you ​want to do or are ​slow or not ​effective
(Definition of officialdom from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"officialdom" in Business English

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officialdomnoun [U]

uk   us   /əˈfɪʃəldəm/
GOVERNMENT used to refer to ​people who have a ​position of ​authority, especially in a ​government, usually when they are preventing you from doing what you want to do, or are ​slow or not ​effective: They ​accusedregulatory officialdom of hampering their ​business by ​imposing too many petty ​conditions.
(Definition of officialdom from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指政府中效率低下的)官僚们…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指政府中效率低下的)官僚們…
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