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con·fer·ence / ˈkänf(ə)rəns/ • n. 1. a formal meeting for discussion. ∎  a formal meeting that typically takes place over a number of days and involves people with a shared interest, esp. one held regularly by an association or organization: an international conference on the environment. ∎  [usu. as adj.] a linking of several telephones or computers, so that each user may communicate with the others simultaneously: a conference call. 2. an association of sports teams that play each other. 3. the governing body of some Christian churches, esp. the Methodist Church. • v. [intr.] [usu. as n.] (conferencing) take part in a conference or conference call: video conferencing. PHRASES: in conference in a meeting; engaged in discussions.

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