How to Pronounce senate?

Correct pronunciation for the word "senate" is [sˈɛnət], [sˈɛnət], [s_ˈɛ_n_ə_t].

"Senate" in context

The senate is the upper house of the United States Congress, with the House of Representatives being the lower house. The two houses of Congress originates in the first Continental Congress in 1774. The Senate has the power to ratify treaties, approve presidential appointments, and confirmatory of members of the Supreme Court of the United States. Senators serve roles in the legislative process and shape government policy. Each state elects two senators, regardless of population size, to serve a six-year term. Thus, the Senate is composed of presently 100 senators, two of each state.

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