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conference

 [kon´fer-ens]
a gathering for discussion or deliberation.
multidisciplinary care conference in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as planning and evaluating patient care with health professionals from other disciplines.
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You mean to say," Hamel asked, "that you seriously believe that a conference is on the point of being held at which France and Russia are to be invited to consider suggestions like this?
That, of course, is their reasonable attitude, but there's no doubt whatever that the conference has been planned.
He may tell you why this conference is being held and what the result will be.
The sudden and striking change, which instantly occurred in the countenance of the Indian, caused the trapper to look aside, when he perceived that the conference of the Siouxes had ended, and that Mahtoree, attended by one or two of the principal warriors, was deliberately approaching his intended victim.
17th Annual AEHS Meeting and West Coast Conference on Soils, Sediments, and Water.
AICPA National Conferences on Fraud and Litigation Services
As many conference evaluators and convenors have since noted, despite all the differences from one case to the next, a strikingly similar emotional dynamic seems to recur in conferences, irrespective of the nature of the case, the numbers present, or their cultural backgrounds.
54th Annual American Health Care Association/National Center for Assisted Living Conference and Exposition
While there had been steady growth at KRM and all across the audio conference field since 1994, the company experienced "astronomical growth in the last year and we added a lot of staff" Jackson-Pichotta said--growth that is easily traced to the cutbacks on travel following 9/11 and the recession.
Kennedy said at the news conference announcing the move.
Like its conference counterpart, BIO-Europe, which is held in the Autumn, BIO-Europe Spring will be an important focal point for companies seeking to identify new business opportunities and strike deals to drive future business.