The definition submitted by Rose_91 is incorrect. A polycratic state is, in fact, a state run by numerous people.
The Third Reich was a polycratic state as Adolph Hitler delegated many responsibilities.
by Rose_91isaretard June 23, 2009
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When one person or a leader has multiple responsibilities with one system of government.
Hitler's rule was polycratic as he was both the Fuhrer (Dictator) and Chancellor.
by Rose_91 October 08, 2007