from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A society dominated politically and economically by large corporations.
- n. An inefficient corporation characterized by excessive layers of management.
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- n. A corporate bureaucracy, characterized by ineffective management.
- n. A society where the interests of large corporations control economic and political decisions.
corpo(rate) + (bureau)cracy.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)