legislative assembly

Definitions of legislative assembly
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n persons who make or amend or repeal laws

Synonyms:
general assembly, law-makers, legislative body, legislature
Types:
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senate
assembly possessing high legislative powers
Congress, U.S. Congress, US Congress, United States Congress
the legislature of the United States government
house
an official assembly having legislative powers
legislative council
a unicameral legislature
congress
a national legislative assembly
diet
a legislative assembly in certain countries (e.g., Japan)
parliament
a legislative assembly in certain countries
Duma
a legislative body in the ruling assembly of Russia and of some other republics in the former USSR
Senate, U.S. Senate, US Senate, United States Senate
the upper house of the United States Congress
House of Representatives, U.S. House, U.S. House of Representatives, US House, US House of Representatives, United States House of Representatives
the lower legislative house of the United States Congress
House of Burgesses
the lower house of legislature in colonial Virginia
British House of Commons, House of Commons
the lower house of the British parliament
British House of Lords, House of Lords
the upper house of the British parliament
British Parliament
the British legislative body
Dail, Dail Eireann
the lower house of the parliament of the Irish Republic
Knesset, Knesseth
the Israeli unicameral parliament
Oireachtas
the parliament of the Irish Republic
Seanad, Seanad Eireann
the upper house of the parliament of the Irish Republic
Type of:
assembly
a group of persons who are gathered together for a common purpose

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