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"unconstitutional" in British English

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unconstitutionaladjective

uk   /ʌnˌkɒn.stɪˈtjuː.ʃən.əl/  us   /-ˌkɑːn.stɪˈtuː-/
not ​allowed by the constitution (= set of ​rules for ​government) of a ​country or ​organization: Changing the ​law in this way would be unconstitutional.
unconstitutionally
adverb uk   us   /-i/
(Definition of unconstitutional from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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unconstitutionaladjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˌʌnˌkɑn·stəˈtu·ʃə·nəl/
social studies not ​allowed by the ​constitution (= set of ​politicalprinciples) of a ​country or ​organization
(Definition of unconstitutional from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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