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bill of rights

noun [S] uk   us  
a statement of the basic laws to protect the rights of a country's citizens to have justice and fairnessthe _Bill of ^Rights a statement of the rights of US citizens, as added to the country’s constitution
Translations of “bill of rights”
in Chinese (Traditional) (保護公民享有公正平等權利的)法律聲明…
in Chinese (Simplified) (保护公民享受公正平等权利的)法律声明…
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