noun see convene

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  • Convener — Con*ven er, n. 1. One who convenes or meets with others. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] 2. One who calls an assembly together or convenes a meeting; hence, the chairman of a committee or other organized body. [Scot.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • convener — (also convenor) ► NOUN 1) a person who convenes meetings of a committee. 2) Brit. a senior trade union official at a workplace …   English terms dictionary

  • convener — UK [kənˈviːnə(r)] / US [kənˈvɪnər] noun [countable] Word forms convener : singular convener plural conveners someone who organizes the meetings of a committee …   English dictionary

  • convener — See convenable. * * * …   Universalium

  • convener — noun One who convenes or calls a meeting Syn: convoker …   Wiktionary

  • convener — con|ven|er convenor [kənˈvi:nə US ər] n 1.) someone who arranges for people to meet at a formal meeting 2.) BrE an important official for a ↑trade union at a factory or office …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • convener — con|ven|er [ kən vinər ] noun count someone who organizes the meetings of a committee …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • convener —  Not or. One who convenes …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • convener — [[t]kənvi͟ːnə(r)[/t]] see convenor …   English dictionary

  • convener — n. someone or something which causes people to assemble …   English contemporary dictionary

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