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meritocracy

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CIDE DICTIONARY

meritocracyn. 
  •  A form of social system in which power goes to those with superior intellects.  [WordNet 1.5]
  •  The belief that rulers should be chosen for their superior abilities and not because of their wealth or birth.  [WordNet 1.5]

OXFORD DICTIONARY

meritocracy, n. (pl. -ies)
1 government by persons selected competitively according to merit.
2 a group of persons selected in this way.
3 a society governed by meritocracy.


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