Parliamentary

Par`lia*men"ta*ry

(?), a. [Cf. F. parlementaire.]
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1. Of or pertaining to Parliament; as, parliamentary authority. Bacon.
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2. Enacted or done by Parliament; as, a parliamentary act. Sir M. Hale.
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3. According to the rules and usages of Parliament or of deliberative bodies; as, a parliamentary motion; parliamentary order; parliamentary procedure.
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Parliamentary agent, a person, usually a solicitor, professionally employed by private parties to explain and recommend claims, bills, etc., under consideration of Parliament. [Eng.] -- Parliamentary train, one of the trains which, by act of Parliament, railway companies are required to run for the conveyance of third-class passengers at a reduced rate. [Eng.]
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