convocation Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"convocation" in British English

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convocationnoun

uk   /ˌkɒn.vəˈkeɪ.ʃən/  us   /ˌkɑːn-/ formal
[C] a ​largeformalmeeting, ​especially of Church ​officials or of ​members of some ​universities in the UK: a ​university convocation [U] the ​act of ​arranging a convocation
(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, ​formalmeeting, esp. for the ​ceremony at a ​university at the end of a ​course of ​study, or the ​act of ​arranging a ​large, ​formalmeeting: [C] She was ​awarded an ​honorarydegree at the ​spring convocation.
(Definition of convocation from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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