interpellation definition

  • noun:
    • The act of interpellating (questioning); the time scale by which government officials tend to be questioned about and clarify an act, an insurance policy or a place raised during a debate.
    • The work of interpellating: the work of identification.
    • The act of interpelling: disruption.
    • The work of interpelling or interrupting; interruption.
    • The work of interposing or interceding; intercession.
    • An act of interpellating, or of demanding of an officer a description of their action; imperative or peremptory questioning; a spot raised in a debate.
    • A official summons or citation.
    • The act of interpellating, or of interrupting or interfering by-speech; verbal disruption.
    • The work of interceding; interposition by entreaty or demand; solicitation.
    • A summons; a citation.
    • a concern placed by a member of a legislative set up to a minister or person in the government: made use of initially with reference to proceedings inside French legislature.
    • the action of interjecting or interposing an action or remark that interrupts
    • (parliament) a parliamentary treatment of demanding that a government authoritative describe some work or policy

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