Meritocracy

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Meritocracy Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • the belief that rulers should be chosen for their superior abilities and not because of their wealth or birth
  • a form of social system in which power goes to those with superior intellects

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a form of social system in which power goes to those with superior intellects ,
  • the belief that rulers should be chosen for their superior abilities and not because of their wealth or birth

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  • Meritocracy: Meritocracy, in the first, most administrative sense , is a system of government or other administration (such as business administration ...
  • Lost in the Meritocracy: The Undereducation of an Overachiever: Lost in the Meritocracy: The Undereducation of an Overachiever is a 2009 memoir by Walter Kirn . It describes his own trip through the ...

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