question time

noun Parliamentary Procedure.
a time set aside in a session during which members of a parliament may question a minister or ministers regarding state affairs.

1850–55 Unabridged
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question time
(in parliamentary bodies of the British type) a period of time set aside each day for members to question government ministers

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