In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1parlamentarioparliamentary democracy — democracia parlamentaria feminine
- parliamentary immunity — inmunidad parlamentaria
- parliamentary privilege — inviolabilidad parlamentaria
- parliamentary privileges — fuero parlamentario
- the Parliamentary Labour Party — los diputados del Partido Laborista
- Each parliamentary year, the government has time for perhaps no more than twenty major bills.
- The politics of parliamentary democracy are not as monolithic as you represent them.
- It needs to be gutted and to have its parliamentary representation evicted.
- He stood as a candidate in four parliamentary elections, but without success.
- We live in a parliamentary democracy that has no counterpart outside the Houses of Parliament.
- In a parliamentary democracy, of course, changes of government are not unusual.
- We got a quarter of the vote in both parliamentary constituencies in the London borough of Newham.
- Many turned to advocating parliamentary reform when they got so little from parliament.
- It is clearly based on equal numbers of constituents within the parliamentary seat.
- Every Westminster and Scottish parliamentary seat is won by the party and won by a mile.
- He can then appeal to all those who have been let down by the parliamentary left and the parliamentary right.
- The real crisis is that we have a government that pays scant respect to parliamentary democracy.
- The group is one of the largest country parliamentary groups in Westminster.
- His comments came in a parliamentary debate on the Government's energy policy.
- He is quite simply unfit to be a parliamentary representative in a democratic society.
- He stated that a democratic federal pluralistic and parliamentary state should also be set up.
- We are at the stage of the parliamentary process known as the third reading of this bill.
- He says he can serve his council constituents, while performing parliamentary duties.
- Two prospective parliamentary candidates had added their voices to the debate.
- The disclosure prompted a parliamentary investigation and a government review.
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