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congress

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈkɒŋɡres/
MEETINGS a large formal meeting of people who represent different organizations, countries, etc., at which ideas are discussed and information is exchanged: The union's annual congress voted on a resolution demanding that the government increase minimum wage levels. the congress of the International Press Institute
POLITICS a group of people who are elected to govern in some countries: The Brazilian congress discussed reopening the inquiry.
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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