n (plural -cies)
- 1.1 (area) circunscripción (f) or distrito (m) electoral (before noun/delante del nombre) constituency party (British English/inglés británico) sección (feminine) local del partidoMore example sentences1.2 (supporters) electores (masculine plural) potenciales (de una circunscripción electoral)
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- 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.
- 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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The Basque autonomous police force is called Ertzaintza. Its members, called ertzainas, wear a uniform of red sweaters and berets, and white jackets. Despite the Ertzaintza's wide range of responsibilities, the Guardia Civil and Policía Nacional still operate in the Basque Country.