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parliament

noun [C/U]  /ˈpɑr·lə·mənt/ us  
world history the group of people who make the laws in some countries world history Parliament often refers to the legislature of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
parliamentary
adjective [not gradable]  /ˌpɑr·ləˈmen·tər·i, -ˈmen·tri/ us  
a parliamentary election
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