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Definition of Conclave

Conclave

  1. The set of apartments within which the cardinals of the Roman Catholic Church are continuously secluded while engaged in choosing a pope.
  2. The body of cardinals shut up in the conclave for the election of a pope; hence, the body of cardinals.
  3. A private meeting; a close or secret assembly.

Conclave Translations

conclave in German is Konklave