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senatorial district

Syllabification: sen·a·tor·i·al dis·trict

Definition of senatorial district in English:

noun

An electoral division of a state that is represented by a senator in the state’s senate.
Example sentences
  • A senatorial district chairwoman wrote Lindsay a response saying she might support the bill based on its final language, but didn't sound confident.
  • She doesn't live in the 6th District, nor in Lamutt's current east Cobb County state senatorial district.
  • Meanwhile, the examination and counting of the ballots in the senatorial district contest by the committee of the reconstituted senate dragged on.

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