parliamentary

[ pahr-luh-men-tuh-ree, -tree or, sometimes, pahrl-yuh- ]SEE DEFINITION OF parliamentary
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PARLIAMENTARY

The commencement of a law and parliamentary library has been made.

But bear witness, parliamentary records, how stood the fact!

In any case it would differ but little from our parliamentary monarchy.

Nevertheless, what a commotion it would all cause in the parliamentary duck-pond.

What a notion this would be for adaptation to Parliamentary usage!

Every interruption, short of a knock-down, is parliamentary.

I hope the waiter translated this message into parliamentary language.

For them the model of all Parliamentary virtue is the Squire of Malwood.

The story of the Parliamentary society of the young men was well known to him.

They also took part in the parliamentary debates of 1822 and 1823.

WORD ORIGIN

1610s, from parliament + -ary.

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