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meeting

  
1    assignation, confrontation, encounter, engagement, introduction, rendezvous, tryst     (archaic)  
2    assembly, audience, company, conclave, conference, congregation, congress, convention, convocation, gathering, get-together     (informal)   meet, powwow, rally, reunion, session  
3    concourse, confluence, conjunction, convergence, crossing, intersection, junction, union  
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meet, métier, mete, meandering

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n.
A meeting of people who have the same interests, or belong to the same organization
I like conventions more than meeting with people who have nothing in common with me.
n.
move very fast
v.
lead; run
quarterback a meeting
exp.
meet someone by chance
E.g.I ran into James the other day when I was shopping (meaning=I met James without planning it, by chance)
exp.
expression meaning that several or all members of a family have something in common (a skill, a feature, a path or a behavior)
E.g.: He became an actor too. It runs in the family.
n.
participant-driven meeting with no predefined agenda as opposed to high-price, top-down and formal conferences
exp.
A small business that is typically owned and run by members of a family
n.
A small short-term loan, with very high interest rates, that the borrower promises to repay on or near the next payday. Used by wage earners who run short of cash before payday. Payday lending is an established form of lending in the US and Canada.
Also: payday advance, overnight loan.
n.
[child] to be sent to a care organization run by the social services, or to be looked after by foster parents
n.
go fast, move very quickly

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