[词典] constitution; charter;
A new constitution was promulgated last month.
constitution (of a country)
Ironically, he posed as the restorer of the Republic and the guardian of its constitution and traditions
a new constitution,which his people dutifully ratified in a plebiscite(bNew York Times)
"In 1913, an income tax became permanent in the United States with the adoption of the 16th Amendment to the Constitution. "
He was a conservative, and hard-nosed about many things, but he was a decent man and a strict constitutionalist
The discussion in this chapter, however, will be limited to the constitutional dimensions of federalism
During the crisis,the constitution was suspended,ie people did not have their normal civil rights.
Amend the Constitution
These constitutions provided for universal manhood suffrage, frequent elections and effective popular control of the executive and judiciary
There are two sources of rhetoric and meaning that have been underutilized in copyright legislation, one empirical and one constitutional.
As we saw in Chapter 2, congressional power under the property clause to regulate the use of private lands is not altogether clear