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constituency
American English: /kənˈstɪtʃuənsi/
British English: /kənˈstɪtjʊənsi/

Translation of constituency in Spanish:

noun plural -cies

  • 1 (area)
    circunscripción (feminine) or distrito (masculine) electoral
    Example sentences
    • He represents the Meath constituency in the Dail and as a result of his appointment will resign his seat and a by-election will be held in Meath.
    • The seat was abolished following boundary changes in 1983, after which he represented the Selby constituency.
    • Fourteen members represent London constituencies, the other 11 are London-wide and their job is to scrutinise and monitor the mayor's performance.
  • 2 (supporters)
    electores (masculine plural) potenciales (de una circunscripción electoral)
    Example sentences
    • Five contenders for the rural constituency were asked their opinion on a decision to shelve flood defence plans for Pickering.
    • The implication here is that there is something wrong with parties serving the interests of particular constituencies, that instead they ought somehow to be above, well, politics.
    • Such is the sullenness towards him in some constituencies of opinion that they don't want to hear him when he wants to reach out to them.

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