Seminar meaning

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A meeting held for the exchange of useful information by members of a common business community.
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A group of supervised students doing research or advanced study, as at a university.
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The definition of a seminar is a class at a college or university, or is a formal meeting where discussion takes place.

A writing class where you attend and get feedback on your work is an example of a seminar.

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A meeting for an exchange of ideas; a conference.
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Any similar group discussion.
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A class held for advanced studies in which students meet regularly to discuss original research, under the guidance of a professor.
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Origin of seminar

  • German from Latin sēminārium seed plot seminary

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From German Seminar, from Latin sēminārium, from sēmen (“seed”). Compare seminary.

    From Wiktionary