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  1. upper house(Noun)

    One of the two parts of a parliament in some countries.


  1. Upper house

    An upper house, often called a senate, is one of two chambers of a bicameral legislature, the other chamber being the lower house. A legislature composed of only one house is described as unicameral.

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