Definition of Chamber of Deputies in English:

Chamber of Deputies

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noun

The lower legislative assembly in some parliaments.
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  • In the Chamber of Deputies (Brazil's lower house) the PT took 91 of 513 seats.
  • It won almost twenty more seats in the July 6 election for the 500-member Chamber of Deputies, Mexico's lower house.
  • After working for the public health service, Allende won election to the national Chamber of Deputies in 1937.

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