The definition of a theocracy is a government or country that is ruled by someone who has religious authority or divine right.(noun)
An example of a theocracy is Vatican City.
See theocracy in Webster's New World College Dictionary
noun pl. theocracies
Origin: Gr theokratia: see theo- & -cracy
See theocracy in American Heritage Dictionary 4
noun pl. the·oc·ra·cies
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