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congressmannoun [C]

uk   /ˈkɒŋ.ɡres.mən/  us   /ˈkɑːŋ-/ (plural -men uk   /-mən/ us   )
a man who belongs to a congress, especially a member of the US House of Representatives
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in Chinese (Traditional) 國會議員, (尤指美國)衆議院議員…
in Chinese (Simplified) 国会议员, (尤指美国)众议院议员…
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