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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

The Stuart sovereigns of England steadily attempted to strengthen their power, and the resistance to that effort caused an immense growth of Parliamentary influence.
Albert Bushnell Hart

The standing orders of the Parliamentary Party, however, apply to me, apply to every other Member of the Parliamentary Labour Party and they put into a context the way in which those rights to freedom of speech should be exercised.
Ron Davies

We read too much Shakespeare at school, and view our parliamentary politics as dynastic drama, in which an impatient crown prince frets at his long subordination and begins to scheme for the throne he knows he merits, was promised and has earned.
James Buchan

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

The first organised opposition by women to women's suffrage in England dates from 1889, when a number of ladies led by Mrs Ward appealed against the proposed extension of the Parliamentary suffrage to women.
Millicent Fawcett
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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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