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They became, one, the champion of the democracy; the other, the hope of the oligarchic faction.
HISTORY OF JULIUS CAESAR VOL. 1 OF 2NAPOLEON III, EMPEROR OF THE FRENCH, 1808-1873.
We are oligarchic in all things, from our parliament to our army.
The countenance of the government may become more democratic, but the soul that animates it will be more oligarchic.
THE FEDERALIST PAPERSALEXANDER HAMILTON, JOHN JAY, AND JAMES MADISON
The Church of England has been freely accused of too great complaisance to the powers that be, when those powers were oligarchic.
OUTSPOKEN ESSAYSWILLIAM RALPH INGE
I heard the deeper, the oligarchic accent, 'How can a people be enfranchised that eats meat with its fingers?'
By 1792 there had been several peasant risings among the Alpine communities in protest against oligarchic oppression.
SWITZERLANDFRANK FOX
And so Peter Champneys found himself curiously at home in democratically oligarchic England.
THE PURPLE HEIGHTSMARIE CONWAY OEMLER
In the place of the old oligarchic republic it established a centralized government.
THE RISE OF THE DUTCH KINGDOMHENDRIK WILLEM VAN LOON
Van Hogendorp's first plan to revive the old oligarchic republic had failed at once.
THE RISE OF THE DUTCH KINGDOMHENDRIK WILLEM VAN LOON
Almost every despotic or oligarchic state has admitted women to its privileges.

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