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vote of no confidence

noun [C usually singular] uk   us  
an occasion when most of the members of a parliament or other organization say that they do not support the people in authority and that they disagree with their actions
Translations of “vote of no confidence”
in Chinese (Traditional) 不信任票,不信任投票…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不信任投票…
(Definition of vote of no confidence from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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