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conference
American English: /ˈkɑnf(ə)rəns/
British English: /ˈkɒnf(ə)r(ə)ns/

Translation of conference in Spanish:

noun

  • 1.1 countable (large assembly) 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 countable or uncountable (meeting, discussion) to hold a conference
    celebrar una conferencia
    to be in conference with somebody
    estar reunido or en reunión or [formal] en conferencia con alguien
    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
    (especially American English) (Sport)
    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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