Definition of psephocracy in English:

psephocracy

noun

  • The form of government which results from the election of representatives by ballot; the system of government by elected representatives.

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in The New Statesman. From psepho- + -cracy, after democracy.

Pronunciation

psephocracy

/sɪˈfɒkrəsi//sɛˈfɒkrəsi//siːˈfɒkrəsi/