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quorumnoun [C]

 us   /ˈkwɔr·əm, ˈkwoʊr-/
the ​number of ​members who must be ​present at a ​meeting in ​order for ​decisions to be ​officially made
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quorumnoun [S]

uk   us   /ˈkwɔːrəm/ formal
MEETINGS the ​smallestnumber of ​people who must be at a ​meeting for ​official decisions to be made by ​voting: The quorum for ​meetings of the ​committee is two.
(Definition of quorum from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “quorum”
in Spanish quórum…
in Vietnamese số đại biểu quy định…
in Malaysian korum…
in Thai องค์ประกอบ…
in French quorum…
in German beschlußfähige Mitgliederzahl…
in Chinese (Simplified) (会议的)法定人数…
in Indonesian kuorum…
in Chinese (Traditional) (會議的)法定人數…
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