Definition of Sejm in English:

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Sejm

Pronunciation: /sām/
(also Seym)

noun

The lower house of parliament in Poland.
Example sentences
  • Minister Walsh also met with the Agriculture and EU Affairs Committees of the Sejm (Polish Parliament).
  • Once exercised, the veto not only stopped the offending law, but also broke the Sejm, invalidating the entire legislative programme.
  • The British Parliament had no direct equivalent elsewhere, although the Polish Sejm and Hungarian Diet did possess points in common.

Origin

Polish.

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Syllabification: Sejm

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