Definition of “the Commons” - English Dictionary

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“the Commons” in British English

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the Commonsnoun

uk /ˈkɒm.ənz/ us /ˈkɑː.mənz/

→  the House of Commons :

The bill was defeated in the Commons by 249 votes to 131.
a Commons committee

(Definition of “the Commons” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“Commons” in American English

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Commonsnoun [ U ]

us /ˈkɑm·ənz/ Cdn infml

the house of commons

(Definition of “Commons” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)