cabinet government

noun

Definition of cabinet government

: a government in which the real executive power rests with a cabinet of ministers who are individually and collectively responsible to the legislature

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First Known Use of cabinet government

1849, in the meaning defined above

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“Cabinet government.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cabinet%20government. Accessed 28 May. 2022.

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