Meaning of “congressional district” in the English Dictionary


"congressional district" in English

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congressional districtnoun [ C ]

uk /kəŋˈɡreʃ.ən.əl ˌdɪs.trɪkt/ us /kəŋˈɡreʃ.ən.əl ˌdɪs.trɪkt/

Examples from literature

  • During the following months, Morgan County, and the congressional district to which it belonged, became a political experiment station. 
  • How large is your Congressional district? 
  • Once the representative of a single Congressional district, he now represents the most populous nation of the globe. 

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