preparliamentary

parliamentary

[pahr-luh-men-tuh-ree, -tree or, sometimes, pahrl-yuh-]
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to a parliament or any of its members.
2.
enacted or established by a parliament.
3.
having a parliament.
4.
of the nature of a parliament.
5.
in accordance with the formal rules governing the methods of procedure, discussion, and debate in deliberative bodies and organized assemblies: parliamentary order.

Origin:
1610–20; parliament + -ary

parliamentarily, adverb
antiparliamentary, adjective
interparliamentary, adjective
nonparliamentary, adjective
preparliamentary, adjective
superparliamentary, adjective
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parliamentary (ˌpɑːləˈmɛntərɪ, -trɪ)
 
adj
1.  of or characteristic of a parliament or Parliament
2.  proceeding from a parliament or Parliament: a parliamentary decree
3.  conforming to or derived from the procedures of a parliament or Parliament: parliamentary conduct
4.  having a parliament or Parliament
5.  of or relating to Parliament or its supporters during the English Civil War

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