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Definition of Conference

Conference

  1. The act of comparing two or more things together; comparison.
  2. The act of consulting together formally; serious conversation or discussion; interchange of views.
  3. A meeting for consultation, discussion, or an interchange of opinions.
  4. A meeting of the two branches of a legislature, by their committees, to adjust between them.
  5. A stated meeting of preachers and others, invested with authority to take cognizance of ecclesiastical matters.
  6. A voluntary association of Congregational churches of a district; the district in which such churches are.

Conference Quotations

Reading maketh a full man; conference a ready man; and writing an exact man.
Francis Bacon

No grand idea was ever born in a conference, but a lot of foolish ideas have died there.
F. Scott Fitzgerald

If any foreign minister begins to defend to the death a 'peace conference,' you can be sure his government has already placed its orders for new battleships and airplanes.
Joseph Stalin

Do not hide behind utopian logic which says that until we have the perfect security environment, nuclear disarmament cannot proceed. This is old-think. This is the mentality of the Cold War era. We must face the realities of the 21st century. The Conference on Disarmament can be a driving force for building a safer world and a better future.
Ban Ki-moon

At the Imperial Conference on December 1, it was decided to make war against England and the United States.
Hideki Tojo
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Conference Translations

conference in Dutch is conferentie
conference in German is Konferenz
conference in Italian is congresso
conference in Spanish is conferencia
conference in Swedish is konferens
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