Par`lia*men"ta*ry (?), a. [Cf. F. parlementaire.]
Of or pertaining to Parliament; as, parliamentary authority.
Enacted or done by Parliament; as, a parliamentary act.
Sir M. Hale.
According to the rules and usages of Parliament or of deliberative bodies; as, a parliamentary motion.
Parliamentary agent, a person, usually a solicitor, professionally employed by private parties to explain and recommend claims, bills, etc., under consideration of Parliament. [Eng.] -- Parliamentary train, one of the trains which, by act of Parliament, railway companies are required to run for the conveyance of third-class passengers at a reduced rate. [Eng.]
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