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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A group of government or business officials who use many laws and regulations to make decisions.

Usage examples (35)
  • Government bureaucracy is as mysterious to most readers as modern genomics.
  • The opprobrious connotation of the term bureaucracy
  • Indeed, SOME suggest the creation of the bureaucracy is the actual OBJECTIVE.
  • Eric Cantor said he fears this EPA action will lead to what he call bureaucracy run amok. for more
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