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"the House of Representatives" in British English

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the House of Representativesnoun

uk   us  
the ​lowerhouse of the ​parliaments of some ​countries, ​including the US, ​Australia, and New Zealand
(Definition of the House of Representatives from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"the House of Representatives" in Business English

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the House of Representativesnoun

uk   us   POLITICS
one of the two chambers (= ​parts) of the ​parliaments of the United ​States, Australia, and New Zealand, whose ​members are ​elected: The ​people of Louisiana will be ​supported by the ​Democraticleadership of the ​House of Representatives.
(Definition of the House of Representatives from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the House of Representatives”
in Arabic مَجلِس النوّاب…
in Korean (미)하원…
in Portuguese Câmara dos Deputados…
in Catalan la Cambra dels Representants…
in Japanese (米)下院…
in Chinese (Simplified) (美国、澳大利亚及新西兰的)众议院…
in Chinese (Traditional) (美國、澳大利亞及紐西蘭的)眾議院…
in Italian la Camera dei Rappresentanti…
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