Meaning of “bill of rights” in the English Dictionary

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"bill of rights" in British English

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bill of rightsnoun [ S ]

uk /ˌbɪl əv ˈraɪts/ us /ˌbɪl əv ˈraɪts/

a statement of the basic laws to protect the rights of a country's citizens to have justice and fairness

the _Bill of ^Rights

a statement of the rights of US citizens, as added to the country’s constitution

(Definition of “bill of rights” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"Bill of Rights" in American English

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Bill of Rightsnoun [ U ]

/ˈbɪl əv ˈrɑɪts/

US history a statement of the rights of US citizens, as added to the country’s constitution

(Definition of “Bill of Rights” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)