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parliament -- (with a lowercase "p")
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Sense and Sensibility
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  • His mother wished to interest him in political concerns, to get him into parliament, or to see him connected with some of the great men of the day.
  • "How charming it will be," said Charlotte, "when he is in Parliament!

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  • Throughout Europe, parliaments are debating how much power to give to the European Union.
  • The Sheik of Kuwait was admired for voluntarily creating a parliament to share power with him.

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