Meaning of “convocation” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “convocation” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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convocationnoun [ C/U ]

us /ˌkɑn·vəˈkeɪ·ʃən/ esp. Cdn

a large, formal meeting, esp. for the ceremony at a university at the end of a course of study, or the act of arranging a large, formal meeting:

[ C ] She was awarded an honorary degree at the spring convocation.

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