convention center

noun

: a building or set of buildings designed to hold many people and used for meetings
The conference was held at the new convention center.

Examples of convention center in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The interactive exhibits located outside the convention center featured tee boxes, fairway and greens with a variety of stations demonstrating different grasses, irrigation techniques, pond retention systems and other best practices. Candace Oehler, Forbes, 16 Feb. 2024 And as Haley Kalil, another YouTuber and red-carpet host, walks around the Mandalay Bay convention center with her father, more teens begin to notice her. Ct Jones, Rolling Stone, 12 Feb. 2024 The city agreed to a sale of its convention center to a tech company that promised thousands of jobs, but later sued the firm after the company defaulted on its contracts. Santul Nerkar Akilah Townsend, New York Times, 3 Feb. 2024 But here, in the halls of a Memphis convention center, the analyst hardly looked like an oddity in tight black shorts. Bre Badham, Fortune, 9 Jan. 2024 Imagine a convention center the size of about 10 football fields filled with endless rows of specialty food products. Jenn Harris, Los Angeles Times, 29 Jan. 2024 If ultimately deemed legal, the 2020 ballot measure could mean tens of millions of dollars for homeless programs and road repairs, along with even more money targeted for an expansion of the downtown convention center. Michael Smolens, San Diego Union-Tribune, 19 Jan. 2024 By morning, carcasses ranging from Tennessee warblers to hermit thrush to American woodcocks littered the ground outside the convention center. Margaret Osborne, Smithsonian Magazine, 10 Oct. 2023 The first bad sign was having to walk clear across the convention center to get there, cutting into her already brief pumping window. Tara Bannow, STAT, 18 Jan. 2024 See More

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“Convention center.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/convention%20center. Accessed 28 Feb. 2024.

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