webinar

noun, often capitalized
web·​i·​nar | \ˈwe-bə-ˌnär \

Definition of webinar 

: a live online educational presentation during which participating viewers can submit questions and comments

Examples of webinar in a Sentence

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The Liquor and Cannabis Board plans to hold a webinar on October 16 to address questions about its reevaluation of edibles. Heidi Groover, The Seattle Times, "Washington to ‘reevaluate’ marijuana edibles, crack down on products that might appeal to kids," 5 Oct. 2018 The agency had planned to host a webinar about the rules for marijuana businesses next week, but will now postpone that until next month. Heidi Groover, The Seattle Times, "Washington state will pause new marijuana candy rules for one month," 12 Oct. 2018 The initial program ran for 12 weeks, with three in-person gatherings in New York, in Austin, Texas, and at Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif., as well as weekly webinars and weekly individual training sessions with each publisher. Lukas I. Alpert, WSJ, "Facebook Gives Local Newspapers Tips on How to Boost Subscriptions," 2 Aug. 2018 Correction: This story has been updated to reflect FMCA’s planned webinars are on social media training and video recording. Maria Elena Vizcaino, OrlandoSentinel.com, "Florida League of Cities launches organization for local government spokespeople," 26 June 2018 Those looking to ditch their day jobs and start an online business that’s more than a side hustle can tune into a webinar with Regina Renaye, who founded her own virtual assistant business, Anywhere Admin. Margeaux Sippell, BostonGlobe.com, "Weekend business agenda," 29 June 2018 The proceedings will appear via webinar at https://alabamadcnr.adobeconnect.com/redsnapperconference . Frank Sargeant, AL.com, "White bass, wild turkeys and red snapper in the outdoor news," 21 Mar. 2018 Those looking to get started in the real estate business, even with no prior knowledge, are invited to log in to a webinar on how to make money in real estate investing. Margeaux Sippell, BostonGlobe.com, "Weekend business agenda," 7 June 2018 Afterward, the training will continue in a year-long program, in which participants will have access to online resources that include trainings and webinars led by industry experts. Caroline Tanner, USA TODAY, "Obama Foundation announces leadership training program for young Africans," 23 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of webinar

1998, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for webinar

web + seminar

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9 Dec 2018

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