[ fohl-kuh-ting ]
/ ˈfoʊl kəˌtɪŋ /
the unicameral parliament of Denmark.
History/Historical. the lower house of the Rigsdag.
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Example sentences from the Web for Folketing
Henceforth, so long as the Folketing refused to vote supplies, the ministry regularly adopted these makeshifts.
British Dictionary definitions for Folketing
/ (ˈfəʊlkətɪŋ, Danish ˈfɔlɡəteŋ) /
the unicameral Danish parliament
Word Origin for Folketing
Danish, from folk the people, folk + Old Norse thing assembly
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