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House of Lords

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  1. the second house of the Parliament of the United Kingdom and is also commonly referred to as "the Lords"

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  2. The Parliament comprises the Sovereign, the House of Commons (which is the lower house of Parliament and referred to as "the Commons"), and the Lords

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  3. Membership of the House of Lords was once a right of birth to hereditary peers, but following a series of reforms the House now consists almost entirely of appointed members

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  4. As of July 2008 the House of Lords has 746 members, a somewhat higher membership than the 646 seat House of Commons

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  5. The full, formal title of the House of Lords is The Right Honourable the Lords Spiritual and Temporal of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland in Parliament assembled

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