An organized conference or seminar on some subject, involving a number of scholars or experts.
Webster's New World
An informal meeting for the exchange of views.
An academic seminar on a broad field of study, usually led by a different lecturer at each meeting.
In a case of libel or slander, the assertions or allegations in the plaintiff’s pleading, or the evidence presented by the plaintiff at trial, showing that the alleged defamatory statement or writing by the defendant referred to the plaintiff. See also inducement and innuendo.