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extraconstitutional

[ek-struh-kon-sti-too-shuh-nl, ‐tyoo-]
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adjective
  1. not authorized by or based on a constitution; beyond the provisions of a constitution.
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Examples from the Web for extraconstitutional

Historical Examples

  • It might be extraconstitutional, but its decrees could be made binding in this particular case by consent of all concerned.

    Letters and Literary Memorials of Samuel J. Tilden, v. 2

    Samuel J. Tilden

  • There were appropriate forms for extraconstitutional action, just as for constitutional.

    Government in Republican China

    Paul Myron Anthony Linebarger

  • He called together an extraconstitutional body of his supporters, known as the Political Council.

    Government in Republican China

    Paul Myron Anthony Linebarger