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High Court of Parliament

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Definition of High Court of Parliament in English:

noun

(In the UK) formal term for parliament.
Example sentences
  • The present prerogatives of Parliament stem in part from the successful outcome of its struggle with the Crown and rest also on its traditional judicial status as the High Court of Parliament.
  • In such cases the appeal has been to inferior courts, to courts whose judgments may again be reviewed by the High Court of Parliament.
  • The High Court of Parliament, still the supreme legislature of the Empire, has changed enormously in many ways.

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