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seminarnoun [C]

uk   /ˈsem.ɪ.nɑːr/ us   /ˈsem.ə.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
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(Definition of seminar from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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seminarnoun [C]

us   /ˈsem·əˌnɑr/
a meeting of a group of people with a teacher or expert for training, discussion, or study on a particular subject: Police officers attended a seminar on relieving rush-hour traffic jams.
(Definition of seminar from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"seminar" in Business English

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seminarnoun [C]

uk   /ˈsemɪnɑːr/ us  
an occasion when a teacher or expert and a group of people meet to study and discuss something: conduct/give/hold a seminar The delegates attended a seminar last week. a business/training seminar
(Definition of seminar from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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