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English definition of “joint resolution”

joint resolution

noun [C usually singular]     US
a decision that is approved by both houses of the US Congress and becomes law when approved by the president United States politics and governmentRules and laws
(Definition of joint resolution noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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