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lower housenoun [C usually singular]

uk   us   (also lower chamber)
one of the two ​parts that some ​parliaments are ​divided into, usually the one with more ​politicalpower
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(Definition of lower house from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “lower house”
in Chinese (Simplified) 下议院, 众议院…
in Chinese (Traditional) 下議院, 眾議院…
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