congress


congress

noun

Definition of CONGRESS

1
the highest lawmaking body of a political unit <the national emergency required a special session of congress>
Synonyms parliament
2
a coming together of a number of persons for a specified purpose <following World War I a great congress of world leaders took place in Paris to plan the postwar world>
4
sexual union involving penetration of the vagina by the penis <laws that once prohibited congress between people of different races>

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