deliberative assembly

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Noun1.deliberative assembly - an assembly of people for the purpose of unhurried consideration and discussion
assembly - a group of persons who are gathered together for a common purpose
General Assembly - the supreme deliberative assembly of the United Nations
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They are sensible that their habits in life have not been such as to give them those acquired endowments, without which, in a deliberative assembly, the greatest natural abilities are for the most part useless; and that the influence and weight, and superior acquirements of the merchants render them more equal to a contest with any spirit which might happen to infuse itself into the public councils, unfriendly to the manufacturing and trading interests.
He said barring nonmembers from the impeachment hearing would be 'anathema to a deliberative assembly.
The contract shall take effect from its date of notification to the holder until the completion of the tasks described in the CCTP corresponding to the approval of the PLH metropolitan by the deliberative assembly.