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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The action of providing a remark that breaks the continuity; (parliament) a procedure of demanding that a government official explain some act or policy.

Usage examples (40)
  • The real reason for the avoidance of the interpellation was the
  • The interpellation was the fifth faced by Matti Vanhanen's (centre) second government.
  • The interpellation is a challenge.
  • Responding to an interpellation, Maharaj also said the for more
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