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power structure Syllabification: pow·er struc·ture

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Definition of power structure in English:


1The hierarchy that encompasses the most powerful people in an organization: inside the power structure of the American Catholic Church
2The people in a power structure: there are certain natural leaders of the underclasses, and the power structure interprets what they do as a crime

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