PARLIAMENTARY's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of parliamentary
Definition:
a. having the supreme legislative power
Example:
After December's parliamentary election it's dominated by deputies loyal to the Kremlin.
Sentence in Classic:
One joyful night, therefore, I noted down the music of the parliamentary bagpipes for the last time, and I have never heard it since; though I still recognize the old drone in the newspapers, without any substantial variation (except, perhaps, that there is more of it), all the livelong session.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
Her capacity of definition might be easily stated at a very low figure, her mathematical knowledge at nothing; yet he was not sure that if he had been required, for example, to tick her off into columns in a parliamentary return, he would have quite known how to divide her.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens Context
It was said that his father, destining him to be the heir of his own post, had married him at a very early age, eighteen or twenty, in accordance with a custom which is rather widely prevalent in parliamentary families.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo Context
Dick got taxed with such things in the course of his Parliamentary career, and was made responsible for such awful consequences, that he became uncomfortable in his mind sometimes.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context