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unicameral

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adjective uni·cam·er·al \ˌyü-ni-ˈkam-rəl, -ˈka-mə-\

Simple Definition of unicameral

  • : having only one part

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of unicameral

  1. :  having or consisting of a single legislative chamber

unicamerally

adverb

Origin and Etymology of unicameral

uni- + Late Latin camera room, chamber — more at chamber


First Known Use: 1853


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