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Definition of INTERPELLATE:


  • (in certain parliamentary systems) Interrupt the order of the day by demanding an explanation from (the minister concerned)
  • (of an ideology or discourse) Bring into being or give identity to (an individual or category)
  • to question formally concerning an official action or policy or personal conduct [v INTERPELLATED, INTERPELLATING, INTERPELLATES]
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