Word forms: Upper Houses
1. proper noun In Britain, the Upper House is the House of Lords. [+ of] ⇒ The decision was announced after objections were raised in the Upper House of Parliament. 3. countable noun [oft N-PROPER] In other countries where the parliament is divided into two groups of members, the Upper House is the more senior of these groups, although it may not be more powerful. [+ of] ⇒ The Upper House of the German parliament is to meet today in Berlin.
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