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constitutionally

adverb uk   /ˌkɒn.stɪˈtjuː.ʃən.əl.i/ us    /ˌkɑːn.stɪˈtuː-/

constitutionally adverb (LAWS)

according to the rules in a constitution: There was some doubt as to whether the government were behaving constitutionally.

constitutionally adverb (HEALTH)

in a way that relates to or is caused by your general health or your character: constitutionally weak humorous She seems constitutionally unable to make decisions.
Translations of “constitutionally”
in Chinese (Traditional) 法律, 按照憲法, 依照章程…
in Chinese (Simplified) 法律, 按照宪法, 依照章程…
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