multimember

multimember

(ˌmʌltɪˈmɛmbə)
adj
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (in a system of proportional representation) indicating or relating to a constituency which returns more than one member in an election
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) indicating or relating to an electoral system which includes such constituencies
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