Definition of discussant in English:


Syllabification: dis·cus·sant
Pronunciation: /disˈkəsənt


  • A person who takes part in a discussion, especially an arranged one.
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    • A core of invited extramural scientists will serve as primary discussants to address the conference objectives.
    • Speakers, panelists, and discussants at these events could come from both inside and outside the campus community, but all would be invited because they advocated diverse points of view.
    • Perhaps we - the various discussants - ought to decide to critique one or two children's programs.

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