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Virginia plan

[ ver-jin-yuh-plan ]
/ vərˈdʒɪn yə ˌplæn /
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noun American History.
a plan, unsuccessfully proposed at the Constitutional Convention, providing for a legislature of two houses with proportional representation in each house and executive and judicial branches to be chosen by the legislature.

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