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noun [countable/uncountable] meritocracy pronunciation in American English /ˌmerɪˈtɑkrəsi/
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pluralmeritocracies
  1. a system or society in which people have influence or status according to their abilities and achievements rather than because of their social class

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meritocratic

 meritocracy pronunciation in American English /ˌmerɪtəˈkrætɪk/ adjective

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