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noun [C]     /ˈlɔːˌmeɪkər/
GOVERNMENT, LAW someone, such as a politician , who is responsible for making and changing laws : He told lawmakers that studies from three states have shown only negligible increases in insurance premium prices .lawmakers approve/pass/vote (sth) Lawmakers passed legislation to lift the trade ban .
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