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floor leader

noun, U.S. Government
1.
the majority leader or minority leader in either the Senate or the House of Representatives.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; Americanism
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Examples for floor leader
  • The majority floor leader controls the order of business of the chamber.
British Dictionary definitions for floor leader

floor leader

noun
1.
(US, government) a member of a legislative body who organizes his or her party's activities
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