Hansard


Hansard
n. the official verbatim record of debates in the British Parliament.
Etymology: T. C. Hansard, Engl. printer d. 1833, who first printed it

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  • Hansard — the official report of Parliamentary debates, known by the name of the original publisher, now published by HMSO. While it reflects verbatim what is said in Parliament, until very recently it could not be referred to for the purposes of statutory …   Law dictionary

  • Hansard — ► NOUN ▪ the official verbatim record of debates in the British, Canadian, Australian, or New Zealand parliament. ORIGIN named after the English printer Thomas C. Hansard (1776 1833) …   English terms dictionary

  • Hansard — [han′sərd] n. [after L. Hansard (1752 1828) and descendants, by whom the reports were compiled and printed until 1889] the official record of proceedings in the British Parliament …   English World dictionary

  • Hansard — Han sard ( s[ e]rd), n. An official report of proceedings in the British Parliament; so called from the name of the publishers. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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