plutocrat

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Etymology[edit]

pluto- +‎ -crat, after plutocracy, from Ancient Greek πλοῦτος (ploûtos, wealth, riches) + κράτος (krátos, power, might).

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plutocrat (plural plutocrats)

  1. someone who rules by virtue of his or her wealth.

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