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senatornoun [C]

uk   /ˈsen.ə.tər/ us   /ˈsen.ə.t̬ɚ/ written abbreviation Sen.
a politician who has been elected to a Senate: Only two senators voted against the bill. [as form of address] It's a pleasure to meet you, Senator.

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senatorial
adjective uk   /ˌsen.əˈtɔː.ri.əl/ us   /ˌsen.əˈtɔːr.i.əl/ mainly US
a senatorial candidate/committee
(Definition of senator from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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senatornoun [C]

us   /ˈsen·ə·t̬ər/ abbreviation Sen.
politics & government a member of a senate, esp. of the US Senate: Write to your senator about your concerns.
(Definition of senator from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “senator”
in Arabic سيناتور (عُضو في مَجْلِس الشُيوخ)…
in Korean 상원 의원…
in Portuguese senador, -ora…
in Catalan senador, -a…
in Japanese 上院議員…
in Chinese (Simplified) 参议员…
in Turkish senatör…
in Russian сенатор…
in Chinese (Traditional) 參議員…
in Italian senatore…
in Polish senator…
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“senator” in British English

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