HyperDic: parliamentarian

English > 2 senses of the word Parliamentarian / parliamentarian:
NOUNperson Parliamentarian, Member of Parliamentan elected member of the British Parliament
person parliamentarianan expert in parliamentary rules and procedures
Parliamentarian / parliamentarian > pronunciation
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English > Parliamentarian: 2 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningAn elected member of the British Parliament: a member of the House of Commons.
SynonymMember of Parliament
Member ofHouse of Commons, British House of CommonsThe lower house of the British parliament
Broaderlegislatorsomeone who makes or enacts laws
English > parliamentarian: 2 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningAn expert in parliamentary rules and procedures.
InstancesRobert, Henry M. Robert, Henry Martyn RobertUnited States parliamentary authority and author (in 1876) of Robert's Rules of Order (1837-1923)
BroaderexpertA person with special knowledge or ability who performs skillfully

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