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noun as in conference

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President Lyndon Johnson weighed in; national symposia of eminent men were held to discuss the issue.

This year, the Energy Department canceled nuclear meetings, symposia and lab visits with Russia.

The body of Curetes celebrate their Symposia at the same time, and perform certain mystic sacrifices.

The house was thus a small centre of intellectual life, though the symposia were not altogether such as became philosophers.

The cruche (Fig. 43) and nochoe were jugs or pitchers used to pour liquids at the symposia.

I consumed some more humble pie—these desserts occur frequently in the symposia of our conversations—and she resumed.

In these interesting symposia Mr Wade naturally played the prominent part.


On this page you'll find 14 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to symposia, such as: forum, discussion, round table, convention, meeting, and seminar.

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