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Hansard

[han-serd]
noun
  1. the official verbatim published reports of the debates and proceedings in the British Parliament.
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Origin of Hansard

named after Luke Hansard (1752–1828) and his descendants, who compiled the reports until 1889
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Hansard

noun
  1. the official report of the proceedings of the British Parliament
  2. a similar report kept by other legislative bodies
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Word Origin for Hansard

C19: named after T.C. Hansard (1752–1828) and his son, who compiled the reports until 1889
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