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sen·a·to·ri·al

 (sĕn′ə-tôr′ē-əl)
adj.
1. Of, concerning, or befitting a senator or senate.
2. Composed of senators.

sen′a·to′ri·al·ly adv.
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senatorial

(ˌsɛnəˈtɔːrɪəl)
adj
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) of, relating to, befitting, or characteristic of a senator
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) composed of senators
3. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) chiefly US electing or entitled to representation by a senator: senatorial districts.
ˌsenaˈtorially adv
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sen•a•to•ri•al

(ˌsɛn əˈtɔr i əl, -ˈtoʊr-)

adj.
1. of, pertaining to, characteristic of, or befitting a senator or senate.
2. consisting of senators.
3. entitled to elect a senator: a senatorial district.
[1730–40; < Latin senātōri(us) (see senator, -tory1) + -al1]
sen`a•to′ri•al•ly, adv.
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Adj.1.senatorial - of or relating to senators; "senatorial election"
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senatorial

[ˌsenəˈtɔːrɪəl] ADJsenatorial
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senatorial

adjdes/eines Senators
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senatorial

[ˌsɛnəˈtɔːrɪəl] adj (frm) → senatoriale
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