group meeting

Definitions of group meeting
  1. noun
    a formally arranged gathering
    synonyms: meeting
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    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
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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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