parliamentary

10 ENTRIES FOUND:

par·lia·men·ta·ry

adjective \-ˈmen-t(ə-)rē\

: relating to or including a parliament

Full Definition of PARLIAMENTARY

1
a :  of or relating to a parliament
b :  enacted, done, or ratified by a parliament
2
:  of or adhering to the parliament as opposed to the king during the English Civil War
3
:  of, based on, or having the characteristics of parliamentary government
4
:  of or relating to members of a parliament
5
:  of or according to parliamentary law <parliamentary procedure>

First Known Use of PARLIAMENTARY

1604

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