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English definition of “the Senate”

the Senate

noun (POLITICS)    /ˈsen.ət/
the more important of the two groups of politicians who make laws in some countries such as the US, Australia , and France: the French /Australian Senate The US Senate has 100 members . The law has no chance of being passed by the Senate .United States politics and government
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