mandarinate definition

  • noun:
    • The collective body of officials (mandarins) or people of position in historic China.
    • A political type of guideline by mandarins
    • The standing of keeping a situation as a mandarin.
    • a form of government marked by exorbitant bureaucracy and Byzantine laws.
    • The collective human body of officials or individuals of rank in Asia.
    • work or expert of a mandarin.
    • the complete body of mandarins; mandarins collectively.
    • The jurisdiction or region of a mandarin.

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