Kleptocracy meaning

klĕp-tŏk'rə-sē
A corrupt political regime characterized by widespread theft of its nation's wealth and resources.
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A government characterized by rampant greed and corruption.
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A corrupt and dishonest government characterised by greed.
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Origin of kleptocracy

  • Greek kleptein to steal –cracy
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • klepto- +‎ -cracy
    From Wiktionary