from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A resolution passed by both houses of a bicameral legislature and eligible to become a law if signed by the chief executive or passed over the chief executive's veto.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. a resolution adopted concurrently by the two branches of a legislative body.
- n. See under Joint, a.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a resolution passed by both houses of Congress which becomes legally binding when signed by the Chief Executive (or passed over the Chief Executive's veto)
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