parlement

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parlement

(ˈpɑːləmənt)
n
(Historical Terms) another name for parliament3
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In 1786, the Parliament of Paris finally signed an edict "to make the custom of ringing church bells during storms illegal on account of the many deaths it caused to those pulling the ropes.
BRISSON, Counsellor to the High Court, formerly Lawyer in the Royal Parliament of Paris, now President of that Parliament," 6v).
At home, he had to face a persistent challenge from the parliament of Paris and the Sorbonne, particularly regarding what was perceived as his support of the Reformist movement (which emerged as a result of the lecteurs royaux in 1530 and of the Placards in 1534).