Definition of constitutional in English:

constitutional

Line breaks: con|sti|tu¦tion¦al
Pronunciation: /kɒnstɪˈtjuːʃ(ə)n(ə)l
 
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adjective

noun

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Derivatives

constitutionality

Pronunciation: /-ˈnalɪti/
noun
More example sentences
  • Here they are being directed to enforce a law of dubious validity and constitutionality.
  • The Justice Department has the responsibility to defend the constitutionality of all federal laws in the courts.
  • Now that the Supreme Court has ruled on the constitutionality of school vouchers, the next fight will be over how these programs are run.

constitutionally

adverb
More example sentences
  • Even after undergoing a series of amendments, the office of the president remains constitutionally powerful.
  • They're constitutionally entrenched guarantees of certain rights that are enforceable in the courts.
  • It may be good or bad policy, but it's entirely constitutionally permissible.

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