Oligarchic Ol`i*gar"chic, Oligarchical Ol`i*gar"chic*al, a. [Gr. ?: cf. F. oligarchique. See {Oligarchy}.] Of or pertaining to oligarchy, or government by a few. ``Oligarchical exiles.'' --Jowett (Thucyd.). [1913 Webster]

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