Meaning of CONFERENCE in English

CONFERENCE

n. Function: noun

1 an interchanging of views FF1C; took several hours of conference to find a solution to the problem FF1E;

Synonyms: confabulation, deliberation, discussion, rap, ventilation

2 a meeting for the purpose of serious discussion and interchange of views FF1C; the association held a conference on the problems of aging FF1E;

Synonyms: colloquium, colloquy, palaver, rap session, seminar

Related Words: round robin, round table

3

Synonyms: TALK 4, meeting, parley, powwow

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Synonyms: LEAGUE 4, association, circuit, loop, wheel

Merriam Webster. Collegiate thesaurus English dictionary.      Английский энциклопедический толковый словарь тезауруса.