From French bureaucratie, coined by Jean Claude Marie Vincent de Gournay (died 1759) from bureau (“office”) + -cratie (“rule of”), equivalent to buro + -cracy.
"burocracy." YourDictionary, n.d. Web. 07 December 2018. <https://www.yourdictionary.com/burocracy>.
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