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brainstormingnoun [U]

uk   /ˈbreɪnˌstɔː.mɪŋ/ us   /ˈbreɪnˌstɔːr.mɪŋ/
an activity or business method in which a group of people meet to suggest a lot of new ideas for possible development: We need to do some brainstorming before we get down to detailed planning. We're having a brainstorming session on Friday.
(Definition of brainstorming from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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brainstormingnoun [U]

uk   /ˈbreɪnˌstɔːmɪŋ/ us  
MEETINGS an activity or business method in which people meet in a group to suggest a lot of new ideas to choose from for possible development: On Thursday, participants broke into groups for brainstorming sessions on education. There will be lots of meetings and a lot of brainstorming.
(Definition of brainstorming from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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