house of representatives

Definition of house of representatives

  1. :  the lower house of a legislative body (such as the U.S. Congress)

1693

First Known Use of house of representatives

1693


HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES Defined for Kids

House of Representatives

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Definition of House of Representatives for Students

  1. :  the lower house of a legislature (as the United States Congress)


Law Dictionary

house of representatives

  1. :  the lower house of a legislative body; especially capitalized H&R :  the lower house of the U.S. Congress or a state legislature


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