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congregationalism a form of church government in which each member church or congregation is self-governing. [2 definitions]
congress a formal assembly or meeting of representatives from various nations, states, or other organizations. [7 definitions]
congressional (sometimes cap.) of or pertaining to a legislative congress, esp. the U.S. Congress.
Congressional Black Caucus an organization composed of African-American members of the U.S. Congress, formed in 1971 to address legislative matters of concern to African Americans and other minority voters.
Congressional district in U.S. government, any of a state's districts that elect one representative to the national House of Representatives of Congress.
congressman (often cap.) a male member of the U.S. House of Representatives.
congresswoman (often cap.) a female member of the U.S. House of Representatives.
congruence the state of being congruent; agreement.
congruent in a state of agreement or correspondence. [2 definitions]
congruity the state or fact of being congruous or geometrically congruent. [2 definitions]
congruous similar in character or degree; fitting.
conic of or pertaining to a cone. [2 definitions]
conic section in geometry, a curve, such as an ellipse, hyperbola, or parabola, created by the intersection of a plane and a right circular cone.
conidium in fungi, an asexual spore formed at the tip of a specialized structure.
conifer any of several evergreen trees, such as pines or firs, that bear cones.
coniferous bearing cones, or pertaining to plants that do so.
con into to persuade (someone) to do something through trickery.
conj. abbreviation of "conjunction."
conjectural involving or based on conjecture. [2 definitions]
conjecture the making of a guess or inference, esp. with little evidence. [4 definitions]
conjoin to combine for a common purpose.