1. ecumenical council (early Christian church) one of seven gatherings of bishops from around the known world under the presidency of the Pope to regulate matters of faith and morals and discipline
  2. ecumenicalism (Christianity) the doctrine of the ecumenical movement that promotes cooperation and better understanding among different religious denominations: aimed at universal Christian unity
  3. cynical believing the worst of human nature and motives
  4. ecumenical concerned with promoting unity among churches or religions
  5. ecumenical movement a movement aimed to promote understanding and cooperation among Christian churches; aimed ultimately at universal Christian unity
  6. evening lychnis bluish-green herb having sticky stems and clusters of large evening-opening white flowers with much-inflated calyx; sometimes placed in genus Lychnis
  7. chemical change process determined by substances' composition and structure
  8. communication the activity of conveying information
  9. technical analysis (stock exchange) analysis of past price changes in the hope of forecasting future price changes
  10. executive council a council that shares the supreme executive power
  11. Economic and Social Council a permanent council of the United Nations
  12. county council the elected governing body of a county
  13. communications the discipline that studies transmitting information
  14. oecumenical of worldwide scope or applicability
  15. communicational used in communication
  16. reconcile come to terms
  17. King's Counsel Counsel to the Crown when the British monarch is a king
  18. Queen's Counsel Counsel to the Crown when the British monarch is a queen
  19. Security Council a permanent council of the United Nations
  20. electrical condenser an electrical device characterized by its capacity to store an electric charge