legislative assembly

noun, often capitalized L&A

Definition of legislative assembly

  1. 1 :  a bicameral legislature (as in an American state)

  2. 2 :  the lower house of a bicameral legislature

  3. 3 :  a unicameral legislature; especially :  one in a Canadian province

First Known Use of legislative assembly

1657


Law Dictionary

legislative assembly

noun , often cap L&A

Legal Definition of legislative assembly

  1. 1 :  a bicameral legislature

  2. 2 :  the lower house of a bicameral legislature


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