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English definition of “the Lords”

the Lords

noun [group]     /lɔːdz/ (also House of Lords)
one of the two parts of the British parliament, with members who are chosen by the governmentGovernment administration and organisation
(Definition of the Lords noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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