Definitions for convention

Definitions for (noun) convention

Main entry: convening, convention

Definition: the act of convening

Main entry: convention, conventionalism, conventionality

Definition: orthodoxy as a consequence of being conventional

Main entry: convention, formula, pattern, normal, rule

Definition: something regarded as a normative example

Usage: the convention of not naming the main character; violence is the rule not the exception; his formula for impressing visitors

Main entry: convention

Definition: (diplomacy) an international agreement

Main entry: convention

Definition: a large formal assembly

Usage: political convention

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