dispatch box Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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dispatch boxnoun [C]

uk   us  
in the UK, the ​box on a ​table in the House of Commons that ​importantpoliticiansstand next to when they are ​formallyspeaking to the Members of Parliament
(Definition of dispatch box from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “dispatch box”
in Chinese (Simplified) (英国下议院的)公文箱…
in Chinese (Traditional) (英國下議院的)公文箱…
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