Glossary of Parliamentary words and phrases

Use our glossary of parliamentary words and phrases to help you discover the role of clerks and the collective name for voters amongst other things. If you are stuck about the meaning of a parliamentary word, let us know and we can add it to our glossary.

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A - F

Words beginning with A - F can be found here.

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G - L

Letters G to L are in this section.

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M - R

Find words starting with letters M to R here.

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S - Z

S to Z words are here.