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Definition of Constitutional

Constitutional

  1. Belonging to, or inherent in, the constitution, or in the structure of body or mind; as, a constitutional infirmity; constitutional ardor or dullness.
  2. In accordance with, or authorized by, the constitution of a state or a society; as, constitutional reforms.
  3. Regulated by, dependent on, or secured by, a constitution; as, constitutional government; constitutional rights.
  4. Relating to a constitution, or establishment form of government; as, a constitutional risis.
  5. For the benefit or one's constitution or health; as, a constitutional walk.
  6. A walk or other exercise taken for one's health or constitution.

Constitutional Quotations

This country, with its institutions, belongs to the people who inhabit it. Whenever they shall grow weary of the existing government, they can exercise their constitutional right of amending it, or exercise their revolutionary right to overthrow it.
Abraham Lincoln

The great constitutional corrective in the hands of the people against usurpation of power, or corruption by their agents is the right of suffrage; and this when used with calmness and deliberation will prove strong enough.
Andrew Jackson

Why don't they pass a constitutional amendment prohibiting anybody from learning anything? If it works as well as prohibition did, in five years Americans would be the smartest race of people on Earth.
Will Rogers

Patients who are being kept alive by technology and want to end their lives already have a recognized constitutional right to stop any and all medical interventions, from respirators to antibiotics. They do not need physician-assisted suicide or euthanasia.
Ezekiel Emanuel

What my political views or my constitutional views are just doesn't matter.
Elena Kagan
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Constitutional Translations

constitutional in Dutch is grondwettelijk, constitutioneel
constitutional in Spanish is constitucional
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