Definition of legislature noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

      

    legislature

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈlɛdʒəsˌleɪtʃər//
     
     
    jump to other results
  1. 1 a group of people who have the power to make and change laws a democratically elected legislature the national/state legislature compare executive, judiciary
  2. 2(Canadian English) the legislative building
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: legislature