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theocracy (s) (noun), theocracies (pl)
1. A government made up of people (priests or other clergy) who claim to represent God.
2. A government by a god or by priests.
3. A community governed usually by priests, according to some form of religious law: "A current example of a theocracy is Vatican City where it issues its own currency and postage stamps and has its own newspaper and broadcasting facilities."
4. A priestly order or religious body exercising political or civil power: "Vatican City has a government that is run by a lay governor and council; however, all of them are responsible to the pope who is the official administrator."