The members of a social organization who are in power(noun)
WordNet. Princeton University. 2010.
Use "form of government" in a sentence
"May we not even say that that form of government is the best which provides the most effectually for a pure selection of these natural aristoi into the offices of government?"
"The only corrective of what is corrupt in our present form of government will be the augmentation of the numbers in the lower house, so as to get a more agricultural representation, which may put that interest above that of the stock-jobbers."
"But there was already existing a form of government which, if I am not mistaken, is generally termed a lordship, and this still remains in many places, both among"