Definition of cochair in English:


Syllabification: co·chair


Pronunciation: /ˈkōˌCHe(ə)r
  • A person who is in charge of a meeting or organization jointly with another or others.
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    • We also haven't yet been able to get any comment from any of the group's co-chairs.
    • The continuing agenda of the summit has been left in the hands of the four co-chairs appointed by the mayor.
    • The council of ministers consists of two co-chairs, one deputy, and three ministers.


Pronunciation: /ˌkōˈCHe(ə)r
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  • Chair (a meeting) jointly with others.
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    • A representative of student government who co-chaired the meeting described the positive aspects of organising it as the chance to ‘incorporate a variety of views’.
    • Just last month, he co-chaired a meeting on the topic at the Kennedy Space Center.
    • Just yesterday I co-chaired the inaugural meeting of the food and beverage taskforce, which covers the most significant sector in our economy.

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