Dictionary Definition

Parliamentarian

Noun

1 an elected member of the British Parliament: a member of the House of Commons [syn: Member of Parliament]
2 an expert in parliamentary rules and procedures

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English

Noun

  1. A person well-versed in parliamentary procedure.
  2. An officer in most legislative bodies charged with being well-versed in the parliamentary rules of that legislative house, and whose rulings are taken as authoritative, to be appealed only to the whole of the house itself under special rules.

Extensive Definition

Parliamentarian can refer to a member or supporter of a Parliament, as in:
Parliamentarian can also refer to an expert adviser on parliamentary procedure, as in:
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