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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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Confer is negotiating an expansion at the company's Buffalo Road manufacturing plant and discussing the possibility of opening a small plant in the U.K.
The Clothing X-Change still has ample clothing on its shelves, but volunteers will gladly accept donations of used clothing in good condition to make up for the loss, Confer said.
He said the IPCC had provided further opportunity to confer by organising meetings attended by groups of officers to put the questions to them.
Always confer with legal counsel before responding to media inquiries.
The trouble is that when some members of the artworld decline to confer arthood upon some item, they thereby confer upon it non-arthood.
The opportunity to confer with an unbiased person who is not wrapped up in the daily details of your business is invaluable.
If the organism recovers, the antitoxin present in its bloodstream confers immunity to the disease thereafter.
Surviving are her children: Michael (Diana) Confer of Grafton, MA, Dawn (Roger) Mongeon of Mexico, NY, John (Diana) Confer of Sutton, MA, Gregory Confer of Akwesasne, NY, Sharilyn (Eugene) Poston of Indian Orchard, MA, Calvin (Virginia) Confer of New Berlin, NY, Gabriel Saez of Worcester, MA, Lisette (Jeffrey) Bain of Worcester, MA, Nico (Thomas) Warren of Onieda, NY, Reno (Frank) Oster of Onieda, NY, and Chris (Mitzi) Confer of Fairfield, FL; 49 grandchildren, 54 great grandchildren, 2 sisters: Betty Pallas of Orlando, FL and Lenora Jones of Nedrow, NY.
Whether all outstanding shares confer identical distribution and liquidation rights depends on the "governing provisions," including the corporate charter, articles of incorporation, bylaws, applicable state law and "binding agreements" on distribution and liquidation proceeds.
The researchers speculated that polymorphisms of two genes--ALAD (which codes for [delta]-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase, an enzyme involved in heme synthesis in red blood cells) and VDR (which codes for the vitamin D receptor)--might confer increased susceptibility to ALS through their previously confirmed impact on lead retention or mobilization in bone and blood.
Summary: New Delhi [India], July 23 (ANI): The central government is taking steps to confer ownership rights to the residents of unauthorised colonies (UCs) in Delhi, the Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation said on Tuesday.
At the same time, Sultan Ibrahim was also pleased to confer the Darjah Sultan Ibrahim Johor Yang Amat Disanjungi Pangkat Pertama Dato' Sri Mulia Sultan Ibrahim Johor (SMIJ) to Duerte.

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