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parliament
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The Count of Monte Cristo
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parliament
Used in
The Count of Monte Cristo
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  • Danglars had, however, protested against showing himself in a ministerial box, declaring that his political principles, and his parliamentary position as member of the opposition party would not permit him so to commit himself; the baroness had, therefore, despatched a note to Lucien Debray, bidding him call for them, it being wholly impossible for her to go alone with Eugenie to the opera.  (not reviewed by editor)

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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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