Meaning: The national legislative body of a country. A formal meeting or series of meetings for discussion between delegates, especially those from a political party or labor union or from within a particular discipline Example: Historically the reelection rate for members of congress is in the area of 95percent.
Meaning: 1: An act, process, or instance of transmitting Transmission of a nerve impulse across a synapse 2: The passage of radio waves in the space between transmitting and receiving stations; also: the act or process of transmitting by radio or television 3: An assembly of parts including the speed-changing gears and the driveshaft by which the power is transmitted from [...]
Meaning: A word, verse, or sentence (such as "Able was I ere I saw Elba") or a number (such as 1881) that reads the same backward or forward. Example: The teacher asked the class if anyone could think of a single word palindrome with 7 letters. After a couple minutes, Mia raised her hand and said "repaper."
Meaning: 1 : a person who is not a member of the clergy 2 : a person who does not belong to a particular profession or who is not expert in some field Example: The Nobel laureate's book is an introduction to astrophysics that, despite its depth and detail, remains accessible to the layman.