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English definition of “seminar”

seminar

noun [C]     /ˈsem.ɪ.nɑːr/ US  /-nɑːr/
B2 an occasion when a teacher or expert and a group of people meet to study and discuss something: I attended practically every lecture and seminar when I was a student . I'm giving a seminar on the latest developments in genetic engineering next week . a seminar room → Compare lecture nounClasses, courses and coursework
(Definition of seminar noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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