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Categories: United States constitutional law, Articles with short description, Supreme Court of the United States, All articles needing additional references, Conservatism in the United States
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originalism
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The belief that the United States Constitution should be interpreted in the way the authors originally intended it WordNet 3.0
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The belief that the United States Constitution should be interpreted in the way the authors originally intended it WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
In the context of United States law, originalism is a concept regarding the interpretation of the Constitution that asserts that all statements in the constitution must be interpreted based on the original understanding "at the time it was adopted". Wikipedia
Concept regarding the interpretation of the Constitution that asserts that all statements in the constitution must be interpreted based on the original understanding of the authors or the people at the time it was ratified Wikidata
The view that a text should be interpreted according to the intent of its original authors. Wiktionary
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