bicameral

[ bahy-kam-er-uh l ]SEE DEFINITION OF bicameral
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In addition the bicameral house is cumbersome and provocative of delay.

Other early colonies passed through the same stages; colonies of later foundation took up the development at the bicameral stage.

Herein the legislative authority was vested in a General Assembly, which was organized on the bicameral plan.

The importance of the bicameral system is strongly insisted upon by the commentator of the Constitution.

The legislature is bicameral, senators holding office for four years, representatives (about thrice as numerous) for two.

The two houses of Parliament had made the colonists accustomed to the bicameral system.

The legislative branch in North Dakota consists of a bicameral legislature which meets in January each odd-numbered year.

It is a bicameral legislature composed of an upper house, the Senate, and a lower house, the House of Delegates.

In structure it represents a curious cross between the principles of unicameral and bicameral organization.

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