from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An instance of multiple people speaking to each other; a conversation or conference

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A speaking or conversing together; conference; mutual discourse.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A speaking or conversing together; colloquy; dialogue.


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