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conference

Pronunciación: /ˈkɑːnfrəns; ˈkɒnfərəns/

Traducción de conference en español:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 countable/numerable (large assembly) congreso (masculine), conferencia (feminine) an international conference on Aids un congreso or una conferencia internacional sobre el Sida the annual party conference el congreso anual del partido a medical conference un congreso médico 1.2 c and u (meeting, discussion) conferencia (feminine) to hold a conference celebrar una conferencia to be in conference with sb estar* reunido or en reunión or [formal] en conferencia con algn conference room sala (feminine) de juntas or reuniones at the conference table en la mesa de las negociaciones
    Example sentences
    • Intended for international conferences, the convention centre will also have a business centre, a media console and an exclusive resource centre.
    • As well as an ideas sharing forum the conference is also a hub for marine research and conservation and includes experts who advise zoos and aquariums how to breed endangered species in captivity.
    • Let us go through an international conference to reach a convention in the United Nations.
    Example sentences
    • He contributed to the education of many of the present day mathematicians in Turkey, not only by his lectures but also through illuminating discussions in conferences and seminars.
    • The seven-day fest will be enhanced by seminars, discussions and conferences.
    • The Fire Brigades Union discussed at its annual conference yesterday whether to hold a ballot which could lead to walkouts within a month.
    1.3 countable/numerable (especially American English/especialmente inglés norteamericano) [Sport/Deporte] liga (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • I am tired of the strong stance that they want to take with football without helping the conference in other sports.
    • That leaves seven teams scrambling for the conference's four remaining spots in the playoffs, which start April 17.
    • If you weren't good enough to be one of the top six teams in your conference, you aren't deserving of going to the playoffs.

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