Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A meeting of people to receive spiritualistic messages.
  • n. A meeting, session, or sitting, as of a learned or legislative body.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

French, a sitting, from Old French seoir, to sit, from Latin sedēre; see sed- in Indo-European roots.

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