Definition of participatory
: characterized by or involving participation; especially : providing the opportunity for individual participation participatory democracy participatory management
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This Is Why We Can’t Have Nice Things: Mapping the Relationship between Online Trolling and Mainstream Culture and Milner has also written The World Made Meme: Public Conversations and Participatory Media.
Learning the flying trapeze is, after all, the most popular offspring of the traditional traveling circus, whose demise has unearthed a flourishing ecosystem of boutique circuses and participatory upstarts across the country.
Participatory learning session at each meeting, presented by the Broward Palm Beach Parliamentarians.
A Participatory Cosmos Which brings us to Roger Penrose and his theories linking consciousness and quantum mechanics.
In its report, the evaluation team commended the partnership with the El Camino district as well as the level of student engagement in campus initiatives and the participatory governance process.
Earlier this year Porto Alegre, Brazil, which in 1989 became the first city in the world to introduce participatory budgeting and is the global poster child for the whole idea, suspended its program for two years.
Similarly, the adaptations of the fairy tales are elaborate enough to maintain interest but designed with an emphasis on the participatory fun.
Darius Cephas, of Boston, right, and Bleu Rainer, of Tampa, Fla., rouse up a group of demonstrators with a participatory chant during a protest outside of the McDonald's Corporate office headquarters, Wednesday, May 24, 2017, in Oak Brook.
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PARTICIPATORY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of participatory for English Language Learners
: providing the opportunity for people to be involved in deciding how something is done
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