Parliament is a legislative body.(noun)
An example of parliament is the House of Commons and the House of Lords in the UK.
See parliament in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME parlament < OFr parlement < parler: see parley
See parliament in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English, a meeting about national concerns
Origin: , from Old French parlement
Origin: , from parler, to talk; see parley.
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