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Lagting

or Lag·thing

[ lahg-ting ]
/ ˈlɑgˌtɪŋ /
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noun
See under Storting.
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Origin of Lagting

1830–40; <Norwegian; compare Old Norse lagthing.See law1, thing2
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British Dictionary definitions for Lagting

Lagting

Lagthing

/ (ˈlɑːɡtɪŋ) /

noun
the upper chamber of the Norwegian parliamentSee also Storting, Odelsting

Word Origin for Lagting

Norwegian, from lag law + ting parliament
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