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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “parliament”

parliament

noun
 
 
/ˈpɑː.lɪ.mənt/ US  /ˈpɑːr.lə-/
[C or U] in some countries, the group of (usually) elected politicians or other people who make the laws for their country
议会
On Tuesday the country's parliament voted to establish its own army.
该国议会于周二投票决定建立自己的军队。
She was elected to Parliament in 1997.
她于1997年被选为国会议员。
Government administration and organisation
[C] a particular period of time during which a parliament is operating, between either holidays or elections
议会活动期
Politics
(Definition of parliament from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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