Definition of National Assembly in English:

National Assembly

Line breaks: Na|tion¦al As|sem¦bly

noun

  • 1An elected legislature in various countries.
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    • We have a National Assembly, freely elected and the government will be formed, and it will try to do its duty within the limited period.
    • On June 30, 1975, Cape Verdeans elected a National Assembly, which received the instruments of independence from Portugal on July 5, 1975.
    • There is a National Assembly elected every four years, and they meet twice annually and work with the Revolutionary Command Council to make legislative decisions.
  • 1.1The elected legislature in France during the first part of the Revolution, 1789–91.

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