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bureaucracy
American English: /bjʊˈrɑkrəsi/
British English: /ˌbjʊ(ə)ˈrɒkrəsi/

Translation of bureaucracy in Spanish:

noun plural -cies

uncountable and countable
  • Example sentences
    • It also reduces the links between social democracy and overbearing bureaucracy.
    • He surveys the continued break-up and decline in influence of the old social democratic bureaucracy and predicts that reaction will benefit.
    • In this case the people are circus performers, not very good ones, and the system is the Communist bureaucracy of Czechoslovakia.

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