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congress

noun [C, + sing/pl verb] uk   /ˈkɒŋ.ɡres/ us    /ˈkɑːŋ-/
a large formal meeting of representatives from countries or societies at which ideas are discussed and information is exchanged: an international/medical congress the congress of the Australian Council of Trade Unions
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  • Welcome to the party's triennial congress.
  • They met at a legal congress.
  • Next year's congress will take place in Delhi.
Translations of “congress”
in Korean 회의…
in Arabic مُؤتمَر…
in French congrès, Congrès…
in Turkish kongre…
in Italian congresso…
in Chinese (Traditional) 代表大會…
in Russian съезд…
in Polish kongres…
in Spanish congreso, Congreso…
in Portuguese congresso…
in German der Kongreß…
in Catalan congrés…
in Japanese 大会…
in Chinese (Simplified) 代表大会…
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