group meeting

Definitions of group meeting
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n a formally arranged gathering

Synonyms:
meeting
Examples:
Potsdam Conference
a conference held in Potsdam in the summer of 1945 where Roosevelt, Stalin, and Churchill drew up plans for the administration of Germany and Poland after World War II ended
Yalta Conference
a conference held in Yalta in February 1945 where Roosevelt, Stalin, and Churchill planned the final stages of World War II and agreed to the territorial division of Europe
Types:
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board meeting, committee meeting
a meeting for administrative purposes
camp meeting
religious (usually evangelistic) meeting held in a large tent or outdoors and lasting several days
caucus
a closed political meeting
conclave
a confidential or secret meeting
conference
a prearranged meeting for consultation or exchange of information or discussion (especially one with a formal agenda)
congress
a meeting of elected or appointed representatives
convention
a large formal assembly
council
a meeting of people for consultation
forum
a public meeting or assembly for open discussion
plenum
a meeting of a legislative body at which all members are present
psychotherapy group
a meeting of people for psychotherapeutic purposes
stockholders meeting
a meeting at which the management reports to the stockholders of a company
summit, summit meeting
a meeting of heads of governments
town meeting
a meeting of the inhabitants of a town
Constitutional Convention
the convention of United States statesmen who drafted the United States Constitution in 1787
encounter group
a meeting of people to develop mutual understanding by freely expressing emotions
Continental Congress
the legislative assembly composed of delegates from the rebel colonies who met during and after the American Revolution; they issued the Declaration of Independence and framed Articles of Confederation
indaba
a council at which indigenous peoples of southern Africa meet to discuss some important question
Jirga
a Pashto term for a decision making assembly of male elders
powwow
a council of or with Native Americans
synod
a council convened to discuss ecclesiastical business
symposium
a meeting or conference for the public discussion of some topic especially one in which the participants form an audience and make presentations
seminar
any meeting for an exchange of ideas
colloquium
an academic meeting or seminar usually led by a different lecturer and on a different topic at each meeting
Type of:
assemblage, gathering
a group of persons together in one place

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