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Definition of Parliamentary

Parliamentary

  1. Of or pertaining to Parliament; as, parliamentary authority.
  2. Enacted or done by Parliament; as, a parliamentary act.
  3. According to the rules and usages of Parliament or of deliberative bodies; as, a parliamentary motion.

Parliamentary Quotations

It is impossible to practice parliamentary politics without having patience, decency, politeness and courtesy.
Khaleda Zia

Machiavelli's teaching would hardly have stood the test of Parliamentary government, for public discussion demands at least the profession of good faith.
Lord Acton

Canada evolved within the British Empire: it inherited the Parliamentary system, the Cabinet system and all the other features of the British constitutional system which had been in place, for the most part, for several centuries before Canada was even thought of.
Stockwell Day

Our Parliamentary system has simply failed to meet the challenge of judicial activism.
Stockwell Day

Dullness in matters of government is a good sign, and not a bad one - in particular, dullness in parliamentary government is a test of its excellence, an indication of its success.
Walter Bagehot
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Parliamentary Translations

parliamentary in Dutch is parlementair
parliamentary in French is parlementaire
parliamentary in German is parlamentarisch
parliamentary in Spanish is parlamentario

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