legislatorship


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leg·is·la·tor

 (lĕj′ĭ-slā′tər)
n.
One who drafts or enacts laws, especially a member of a legislative body.

[French législateur, from Old French, from Latin lēgis lātor : lēgis, genitive of lēx, law; see leg- in Indo-European roots + lātor, proposer, bearer (from lātus, past participle of ferre, to propose, bear; see telə- in Indo-European roots).]

leg′is·la·to′ri·al (-lə-tôr′ē-əl) adj.
leg′is·la′tor·ship′ n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.legislatorship - the office of legislator
berth, billet, post, situation, position, office, place, spot - a job in an organization; "he occupied a post in the treasury"
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Summary: Panaji (Goa) [India], September 4 (ANI): Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday was administered the oath of legislatorship in a brief ceremony in the state assembly.
Panaji (Goa) [India], September 4 ( ANI ): Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday was administered the oath of legislatorship in a brief ceremony in the state assembly.