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  Definition of conference
  1. a discussion among participants who have an agreed (serious) topic
  2. an association of sports teams that organizes matches for its members
  3. a prearranged meeting for consultation or exchange of information or discussion (especially one with a formal agenda)
Similar Words: group discussion, league

 

Hyponyms: bull session, colloquy, consultation, audience, interview, huddle, powwow, press conference, news conference, pretrial, pretrial conference, round table, roundtable, round-table conference, session, teach-in, teleconference, teleconferencing, major league, big league, majors, minor league, minors, bush league, baseball league, basketball league, bowling league, football league, hockey league, Ivy League, class, division, symposium, seminar, colloquium

 

Derivational Morphology: confer, confabulate, confab, consult, league

 

Language Translations:
Croatian: konferencija   Danish: konference  
Dutch: conferentie   Finnish: konferenssi  
German: Konferenz   Hebrew: ועידה  
Polish: konferencja   Portuguese: conferência  
Serbian: sednica   Spanish: conferencia  
 
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