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convoke

con·voke

convoke

 
 
pronunciation:
kn vok
features:
Word Combinations (verb), Word Parts
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: convoked, convokes, convoking
definition: to summon to an assembly; convene.
The council was convoked in order to bring the question to an immediate vote.
antonyms:
adjourn
similar words:
convene, marshal, muster, summon
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derivations: convocant (n.), convoker (n.)
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