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parliamentary

Line breaks: par¦lia|men¦tary
Pronunciation: /ˌpɑːləˈmɛnt(ə)ri
 
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Definition of parliamentary in English:

adjective

Relating to, enacted by, or suitable for a parliament: a parliamentary candidate parliamentary legislation
More example sentences
  • He is quite simply unfit to be a parliamentary representative in a democratic society.
  • We live in a parliamentary democracy that has no counterpart outside the Houses of Parliament.
  • He stood as a candidate in four parliamentary elections, but without success.
Synonyms
legislative, law-making, lawgiving, deliberative, governmental, congressional, senatorial, democratic, elected, representative
rare legislatorial

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