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Definition of 'democracy'

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Noun

  1. the political orientation of those who favor government by the people or by their elected representatives
  2. a political system in which the supreme power lies in a body of citizens who can elect people to represent them
       Synonyms: republic commonwealth
  3. the doctrine that the numerical majority of an organized group can make decisions binding on the whole group
       Synonyms: majority rule


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