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parliamentary government

noun

Definition of PARLIAMENTARY GOVERNMENT

:  a system of government having the real executive power vested in a cabinet composed of members of the legislature who are individually and collectively responsible to the legislature

First Known Use of PARLIAMENTARY GOVERNMENT

1844

Other Government and Politics Terms

agent provocateur, agitprop, autarky, cabal, egalitarianism, federalism, hegemony, plenipotentiary, popular sovereignty, socialism

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