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parliament

noun [C or U]
 
 
/ˈpɑːləmənt/ GOVERNMENT, POLITICS
in some countries, a group of politicians who have been elected to make laws for the country: They are hoping to push a radical income tax reform through parliament. Currently, women's issues are not being dealt with properly in parliament.
Translations of “parliament”
in Arabic بَرلمان…
in Korean 국회…
in Malaysian parlimen…
in French parlement…
in Turkish millet meclisi, parlamento…
in Italian parlamento…
in Chinese (Traditional) 議會, 國會, 議會會期…
in Russian парламент…
in Polish parlament…
in Vietnamese quốc hội…
in Spanish parlamento…
in Portuguese parlamento…
in Thai รัฐสภา…
in German das Parlament…
in Catalan parlament…
in Japanese 国会, 議会…
in Indonesian parlemen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 议会, 议会活动期…
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