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of, relating to, or characteristic of a or a ; arbitrary and routine.
Contemporary Examples

The nationally visible Democrats rising behind Obama generally share his pro-capitalist, anti-bureaucratic, Reaganized liberalism.
The Rise of the New New Left Peter Beinart September 11, 2013

of or relating to bureaucrats; characterized by bureaucracy

1836, from French bureaucratique (19c.); see bureaucracy. Related: Bureaucratically. Bureaucratization is from 1916.


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