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Oligarchy is a form of government. In an oligarchic system, all the power is held by a small group of people. It is usually to the most powerful people to govern the state. It was firstly used by Sparta.

Rule by the best

An oligarchy where the best rule is called Aristocracy.

Rule by the rich

If the richest people rule the country, this is called Plutocracy.

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