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democracy

noun [C, U]
 
 
/dɪˈmɒkrəsi/
B2 a system of government in which people elect their leaders, or a country with this systemSystems of government
Translations of “democracy”
in Korean 민주주의…
in Arabic ديمُقراطيّة…
in French démocratie…
in Turkish demokrasi…
in Italian democrazia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 民主, 民主思想, 民主政體…
in Russian демократия…
in Polish demokracja…
in Spanish democracia…
in Portuguese democracia…
in German die Demokratie…
in Catalan democràcia…
in Japanese 民主主義…
in Chinese (Simplified) 民主, 民主思想, 民主政体…
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