House of Lords
House of Lords definition by Webster's New World
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the upper house of the legislature of Great Britain, made up of the nobility and high-ranking clergy
House of Lords definition by American Heritage Dictionary
noun Abbr. HLThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
The upper house of Parliament in the United Kingdom, made up of members of the nobility and high-ranking clergy.