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convocation

noun uk   /ˌkɒn.vəˈkeɪ.ʃən/ us    /ˌkɑːn-/ formal
[C] a large formal meeting, especially of Church officials or of members of some universities in the UK: a university convocation [U] the act of arranging a convocation
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