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kangaroo closure

(parliamentary procedure) a form of closure in which the chairman or speaker selects certain amendments for discussion and excludes others Compare guillotine (sense 4)
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  • The Government might suspend the 11 o'clock rule, and use ordinary and kangaroo closure.

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