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Word of the Day — February 4, 2012

February 6, 2012 - Scott Viau
Meritocracy — MARE-ih-TOK-rah-SEE — a society governed by people selected on the basis of their ability

Example: "In a discussion on the rich and poor in America, Niall Ferguson states: 'Americans were proud of the country's reputation as a meritocracy. It no longer is one.'"

 
 

 

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