cryptarchy
A government which is run secretly

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

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  • -archy — The English suffix archy (from Greek αρχή, rule ) denotes leadership and government. See Political philosophy and politics.Governments*anarchy mdash;rule by none *andrarchy mdash;rule by men *cryptarchy mdash;secret rule *ecclesiarchy mdash;rule… …   Wikipedia

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