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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Noun- Government by a body of persons regarded as holy.

Usage examples (2)
  • “When the Son-of-the-Snake,” inquired Birnier, who had learned as much of the hagiocracy as Mungongo knew, “hath taken up the Burden, wilt thou then drive...
  • They were harridans, engaged in a harangue of hermeneutics, harpooning his hyperbolic sense of hagiocracy, calling him a haggard hooligan hamming up a heedless hegemonic... for more
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