attending

Primary Meanings of attending

1.
n
the act of being present (at a meeting or event etc.)
2.
n
the process whereby a person concentrates on some features of the environment to the (relative) exclusion of others
Full Definitions of attending
1

n the act of being present (at a meeting or event etc.)

Synonyms:
attendance
Antonyms:
nonattendance
the failure to attend
Types:
appearance, appearing, coming into court
formal attendance (in court or at a hearing) of a party in an action
presence
the act of being present
turnout
attendance for a particular event or purpose (as to vote in an election)
Type of:
group action
action taken by a group of people
2

n the process whereby a person concentrates on some features of the environment to the (relative) exclusion of others

Synonyms:
attention
Antonyms:
inattention
lack of attention
Types:
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attentiveness, heed, paying attention, regard
paying particular notice (as to children or helpless people)
clock-watching
paying excessive attention to the clock (in anticipation of stopping work)
ear
attention to what is said
eye
attention to what is seen
notice, observance, observation
the act of noticing or paying attention
notice
polite or favorable attention
mind
attention
advertence, advertency
the process of being heedful
remark
explicit notice
Type of:
basic cognitive process
cognitive processes involved in obtaining and storing knowledge

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