convene convene  /kən ˈvin/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) meet formally
  2. (v) call together

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The United Nations proposed to convene a meeting of all members to discuss a way out of the present imbroglio.
  2. The Save the Earth forum decided a convene a emergent meeting on the oil spill.
  3. The interim President pledged to convene elections as soon as it was possible.

News

  1. GDS International Leads the Way for the Pharmaceutical Industry at its Upcoming NGP DD 30 Summit in Madrid

    MADRID, June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- On 9 th - 11 th September, a selection of the region's most prominent C-level executives from across the pharmaceutical industry will convene at the Sheraton Mirasierra ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Turkish prime minister to convene party leadership

    ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey's prime minister prepared to convene his party leadership Saturday as anti-government protests enter their ninth day, with thousands of people still occupying Istanbul's central Taksim Square.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  3. Turkey's PM to convene party leadership

    ISTANBUL (AP) — Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan prepared to convene his party leadership Saturday as anti-government protests enter their ninth day, with thousands of people still occupying Istanbul's central Taksim Square.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

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Quotes

  1. "It will require doing all we can to get exploding deficits under control as our economy begins to recover," Obama said in his weekend Internet and radio address. "That work begins on Monday, when I will convene a fiscal summit of independent...
    on Feb 23, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: FOXNews

  2. When this meeting happens, Mr Bush said: "America and other nations will set a long-term global goal for reducing greenhouse gases. To develop this goal, the United States will convene a series of meetings of nations that produce the most greenhouse...
    on May 31, 2007 By: President Bush Source: Telegraph.co.uk

  3. "Any decision to convene parliament will be a clear repudiation of the Memorandum of Understanding, and an indication beyond reasonable doubt of ZANU-PF's unwillingness to continue to be part of the talks. In short convening parliament decapitates...
    on Aug 20, 2008 By: Tendai Biti Source: Reuters

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