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Constitution

Meanings and phrases

Constitution

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a United States 44-gun frigate that was one of the first three naval ships built by the United States; it won brilliant victories over British frigates during the War of 1812 and is without doubt the most famous ship in the history of the United States Navy; it has been rebuilt and is anchored in the Charlestown Navy Yard in Boston; Old Ironsides
  2. the constitution written at the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia in 1787 and subsequently ratified by the original thirteen states; United States Constitution; U.S. Constitution; US Constitution; Constitution of the United States

constitution

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. law determining the fundamental political principles of a government; fundamental law; organic law
  2. the act of forming or establishing something; establishment; formation; organization; organisation
  3. the way in which someone or something is composed; composition; physical composition; makeup; make-up

Constitution State

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a New England state; one of the original 13 colonies; Connecticut; Nutmeg State; CT

Constitution of the United States

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the constitution written at the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia in 1787 and subsequently ratified by the original thirteen states; United States Constitution; U.S. Constitution; US Constitution; Constitution

U.S. Constitution

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the constitution written at the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia in 1787 and subsequently ratified by the original thirteen states; United States Constitution; US Constitution; Constitution; Constitution of the United States

US Constitution

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the constitution written at the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia in 1787 and subsequently ratified by the original thirteen states; United States Constitution; U.S. Constitution; Constitution; Constitution of the United States

United States Constitution

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the constitution written at the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia in 1787 and subsequently ratified by the original thirteen states; U.S. Constitution; US Constitution; Constitution; Constitution of the United States

genetic constitution

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the particular alleles at specified loci present in an organism; genotype

new constitution

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In November 2011, a new constitution was approved.
  • The new constitution took effect on 6 November 2009.
  • In March 1991 a new constitution was adopted.

state constitution

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E.g.
  • The current state constitution was written in 1921.
  • It would require amending the state constitution.
  • He drafted California's first state constitution.

first constitution

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E.g.
  • Pakistan adopted its first constitution in 1956.
  • The first constitution of Hamburg was established on 10 August 1410.
  • Ecuador has the first constitution to recognize the rights of nature.

draft constitution

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E.g.
  • The British Government later accepted the draft constitution.
  • A constitutional convention produced an electoral law and draft constitution.
  • Out of 480 representatives, 472 representatives voted to approve the draft constitution.

per constitution

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It is administered by a sSarpanch who is an elected representative of village as per constitution of India and Panchayati raj.
  • The village is administrated by a Sarpanch who is an elected representative of village as per constitution of India and Panchayati raj.
  • The village is administrated by a sarpanch who is an elected representative of village as per constitution of India and Panchayati raj (India).

constitution was adopted

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In March 1991 a new constitution was adopted.
  • A constitution was adopted in December 2005.
  • A provisional constitution was adopted on February 8, 1861.

federal constitution

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On 14 August 1961, the federal constitution was adopted, with Ahidjo as president.
  • Federations often have special procedures for amendment of the federal constitution.
  • 39 that the US Constitution "is in strictness neither a national nor a federal constitution; but a composition of both.

written constitution

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The plaintiff had no written constitution.
  • A written constitution is in this regard desirable but not essential.
  • The laws ( - "thesmoi") that he laid were the first written constitution of Athens.

current constitution

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E.g.
  • China adopted its current constitution on 4 December 1982.
  • The PRC adopted its current constitution on 4 December 1982.
  • The electorate approved the current constitution in September 1992.

per the constitution

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The parliament is presided over by the Speaker of the Jatiya Sangsad, who is second in line to the president as per the constitution.
  • The village is administrated by a Sarpanch who is an elected representative of village as per the constitution of India and Panchayati raj.
  • As per the constitution, the new constituencies cannot be altered for another 20 years (until 2027) and cannot be challenged in any court of law.

own constitution

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E.g.
  • Ukraine was the last of the post-Soviet states to adopt its own constitution.
  • Each of the regions may in turn have its own constitution (of unitary nature).
  • Each has its own constitution, elected legislature, governor, and lieutenant governor.

national constitution

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The national constitution lays out the basic way in which the government is to operate.
  • The municipality status of Kohalpur has been repeatedly stalled due to the failure to ratify the national constitution.
  • In 1990, the Popular Front held its first National Congress, which formed a committee to draft a national constitution.

amend the constitution

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Secondly, they sought a way to amend the constitution.
  • Only four of the proposals to amend the constitution were approved by voters.

constitution provides

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E.g.
  • The constitution provides for a wide range of internationally recognised human rights.
  • Grenada's constitution provides citizens with the right to change their government peacefully.
  • The constitution provides for an independent judiciary, and the government respects this in practice.

constitution was amended

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • During his first term, the state constitution was amended to allow governors to serve two terms.
  • Intercommunal tensions rose and the constitution was amended to minimize the potential for conflict.
  • In 1992 the constitution was amended to state explicitly that "the language of the Republic is French."
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