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addaword.gifdefinition of dirigiste

directed by a central authority
Gove announced last year that he intends to slim down the national curriculum and produce a less dirigiste document.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 01/11/2012 10:43:00
Definition of dirigiste from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online


… a feeling of pleasure you get from spending time doing what you want and not worrying about what other people are doing or saying

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