convention center

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of convention center

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

Word by Word Definitions

convention play
  1. : agreement, contract

  2. : an agreement between states for regulation of matters affecting all of them

  3. : a compact between opposing commanders especially concerning prisoner exchange or armistice

center play
  1. : the point around which a circle or sphere is described

  2. : the center of the circle inscribed in a regular (see 1regular 2b) polygon

  3. : a point, area, person, or thing that is most important or pivotal in relation to an indicated activity, interest, or condition

  1. : to place or fix at or around a center or central area

  2. : to give a central focus or basis

  3. : to adjust (things, such as lenses) so that the axes coincide


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