from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Complete in all respects; unlimited or full: a diplomat with plenary powers.
- adj. Fully attended by all qualified members: a plenary session of the council.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Fully attended; for everyone's attendance.
- adj. Complete; full; entire; absolute.
- n. plenary session
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Full; entire; complete; absolute
- n. Decisive procedure.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Full; entire; complete: as, a plenary license; plenary consent; plenary indulgence.
- In law, noting an ordinary suit which passes through all its gradations and formal steps: opposed to summary.
- Having full power; plenipotentiary.
- n. In law, decisive procedure.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. full in all respects
Late Latin plēnārius, from Latin plēnus, full; see pelə-1 in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Late Latin plēnārius, from plēnus ("full"). (Wiktionary)