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Meaning of "the Senate" in Essential American English Dictionary

the Senate

noun /ˈsen.ɪt/
a part of a government in some countries one of the two parts of the government of the U.S., or of some states, that make laws
Translations of “the Senate”
in Korean 의회, 상원…
in Arabic مَجْلِس الشُيوخ…
in Portuguese senado…
in Catalan el Senat…
in Japanese (政府の)議会, (議会の)上院…
in Italian il Senato…
in Chinese (Traditional) 政治, (美國、澳大利亞、法國等國的)參議院…
in Russian сенат…
in Turkish Senato…
in Chinese (Simplified) 政治, (美国、澳大利亚、法国等国的)参议院…
in Polish senat…
(Definition of the Senate from the Websters Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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