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Capitol Hill

noun

: the group of people who make the federal laws in the United States : the U.S. Congress

Full Definition of CAPITOL HILL

:  the legislative branch of the United States government

Examples of CAPITOL HILL

  1. The organization is lobbying Capital Hill to increase funding for AIDS research.

Origin of CAPITOL HILL

Capitol Hill, Washington, site of the United States Capitol
First Known Use: 1935

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