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English definition of “Westminster”


noun [S]     /ˌwestˈmɪn.stər/ US  /-stɚ/
the UK parliament, or the part of London where the parliament buildings areAreas in towns and citiesGovernment administration and organisation
(Definition of Westminster noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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