Meaning of “sitting member” in the English Dictionary

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"sitting member" in British English

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sitting membernoun [ C ]

uk /ˌsɪt.ɪŋ ˈmem.bər/ us /ˌsɪt̬.ɪŋ ˈmem.bɚ/ UK formal

the person who is the Member of Parliament for an area at the present time

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

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