This word is used to express the system of government prevailing in a country where the management of local matters is in the hauds of functionaries appointed by the ministers of state, paid by the state, and in constant communication and under the constant control and inspiration of the ministers of state, and where the funds of the state are largely applied to local purposes. Wharton
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