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Twen'tieth Amend'ment




an amendment to the U.S. Constitution, ratified in 1933, that abolished the December to March session of those Congressmen defeated for reelection in November. Also called Lame Duck Amendment.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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