Of associated with or resembling a bureaucracy
- of or associated with or resembling a bureaucrat or bureaucracy
- Alt. of Bureaucratical
1836, from French bureaucratique (19c.); see bureaucracy. Relevant: Bureaucratically. Bureaucratization is from 1916.
(a.) Alt. of Bureaucratical
In spite, however, of his desire for peace he let his country drift into the disastrous war with Japan; and notwithstanding his sincere attachment to the principles of bureaucratic autocracy, it was he who granted the constitutional reforms which altered the whole political outlook in Russia (see Russia).