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Synonyms for meritocracy


1. meritocracy, social organization, social organisation, social structure, social system, structure
usage: a form of social system in which power goes to those with superior intellects
2. meritocracy, political orientation, ideology, political theory
usage: the belief that rulers should be chosen for their superior abilities and not because of their wealth or birth
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