legislative assembly

noun, often capitalized L&A

Definition of legislative assembly

1 : a bicameral legislature (as in an American state)
2 : the lower house of a bicameral legislature
3 : a unicameral legislature; especially : one in a Canadian province

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First Known Use of legislative assembly

1657


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legislative assembly

noun, often capitalized L&A

legal Definition of legislative assembly

1 : a bicameral legislature
2 : the lower house of a bicameral legislature

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