Relating to or denoting a system of government where only one political party is permitted: the country went from a one-party state to a multiparty democracy opposition to one-party rule
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- Bracken became First Lord of the Admiralty in Churchill's one-party caretaker government.
- During much of the twentieth century, Mexico was a one-party democracy.
- From 1960 to 1991 Malian politics was primarily organized on the basis of a one-party system.
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