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colloquy

noun

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1 a meeting featuring a group discussion
  • attended a colloquy on economic globalization

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2 an exchange of views for the purpose of exploring a subject or deciding an issue
  • the subject of the spirited colloquy was the disputed authorship of the plays attributed to Shakespeare

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3 talking or a talk between two or more people
  • a casual colloquy between two old colleagues in the faculty lounge

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“Colloquy.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/colloquy. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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