Spanish translation of 'congress'
- (= meeting)
- See congress member
En el Congreso de Estados Unidos (Congress) se elaboran y aprueban las leyes federales. Consta de dos cámaras: la Cámara de Representantes (House of Representatives), cuyos 435 miembros son elegidos cada dos años por voto popular directo y en número proporcional a los habitantes de cada estado, y el Senado (Senate), con 100 senadores (senators), dos por estado, elegidos por un período de seis años, aunque alrededor de un tercio de los escaños queda libre cada dos años debido al escalonamiento de las elecciones.
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An important pointer can be found deep in the turgid text of the main resolution passed by the 18th congress.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The annual congress has been held at the end of January since the 1970s.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
He had come to address our annual union congress and was working on his speech.The Sun (2007)
They are now unlikely to survive next year's party congress.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
It wants a speedy transition to an elected national congress next year.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The party congress resolutions urge the pursuit of "the true, the good, and the beautiful.Christianity Today (2000)
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British English: congress NOUN
A congress is a large meeting that is held to discuss ideas and policies.
A lot has changed after the party congress.
Translation of congress from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary