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Storting

[stawr-ting, stohr-] /ˈstɔrˌtɪŋ, ˈstoʊr-/
noun
1.
the parliament of Norway, elected by popular vote, which is divided into the upper house (Lagting) comprising one quarter of the members, and the lower house (Odelsting) comprising the rest.
Also, Storthing.
Origin
1825-1835
1825-35; < Norwegian, equivalent to stor great + ting assembly, court; cognate with thing2
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Storting

/ˈstɔːtɪŋ/
noun
1.
the parliament of Norway See also Lagting, Odelsting
Word Origin
C19: Norwegian, from stor great + thing assembly
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