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conference

con·fer·ence

conference

 
 
pronunciation:
kan f rns [or] kan frns
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part of speech: noun
definition: a meeting of people who have the same job or similar interests. The purpose of the meeting is to share information and opinions.
The teachers have a conference every month.
synonyms:
meeting
similar words:
convention, seminar
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The word conference contains the following part:
con- Latin prefix that means with, together
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The prefix con- is an assimilated form of com- used before roots beginning with c, d, f, g, j, n, s, and v. See com-. Note: con- is frequently an intensive prefix, as in "conceive ."