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bureaucrat

bu·reau·crat

bureaucrat

 
pronunciation:
byU r kraet
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition: an official in a government office, esp. one who follows rules and routines rather than personal judgment.
similar words:
functionary, mandarin, official, public servant
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derivations: bureaucratic (adj.), bureaucratically (adv.)