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- n. A system of government in which the people have virtually no authority and the state wields absolute control, for example, a dictatorship.
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- n. a form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictator (not restricted by a constitution or laws or opposition etc.)
- n. the principle of complete and unrestricted power in government
From totalitarian + -ism. (Wiktionary)