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

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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 Anticipating the change, the clerk’s office has offered training through online webinars and public computers in the lower level of the Daley Center, Strong said. Elyssa Cherney, chicagotribune.com, "After months of delay, Cook County begins first day of electronic filing for civil cases," 2 July 2018 Learn about online marketing Tune into a webinar hosted by Zarlun Institute, which offers online courses for small-business owners. Margeaux Sippell, BostonGlobe.com, "Weekend business agenda," 29 June 2018 Among the resources on its website are a countywide events calendar (of workshops, classes, support groups, health fairs and more), webinars and a link to useful caregiver guides. Michele Parente, sandiegouniontribune.com, "12 organizations every caregiver should know," 24 Apr. 2018 Learn how to unleash your entrepreneurial potential at a webinar held by training and development agency Coachieve. Allison Hagan, BostonGlobe.com, "Business agenda," 5 July 2018

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First Known Use of webinar

1998, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for webinar

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