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Definition of Convocation

Convocation
Convocation Con`vo*ca"tion, n. [L. convocatio: cf. F. convocation. See Convoke.] 1. The act of calling or assembling by summons. 2. An assembly or meeting. In the first day there shall be a holy convocation. --Ex. xii. 16. 3. (Ch. of Eng.) An assembly of the clergy, by their representatives, to consult on ecclesiastical affairs. Note: In England, the provinces of Canterbury and York have each their convocation, but no session for business were allowed from 1717 to 1861. The Convocation of Canterbury consists of two houses. In the Convocation of York the business has been generally conducted in one assembly. 4. (Oxf. University) An academical assembly, in which the business of the university is transacted. Syn: meeting; assembly; congregation; congress; diet; convention; synod; council.

Meaning of Convocation from wikipedia

- A convocation (from the Latin convocare meaning "to call/come together", a translation of the Gr**** ἐκκλησία ekklēsia) is a group of people formally ****embled...
- The Convocation (formerly The Convocation Of...) is an American psychedelic rock band from Baltimore, Maryland. As The Convocation Of..., the band was...
- Convocation Center may refer to: Convocation Center (Arkansas State University), arena on the campus of Arkansas State University Convocation Center (Eastern...
- Boris Yevdokimovich Shcherbina (Russian: Борис Евдокимович Щербина, Ukrainian: Борис Євдокимович Щербина; 5 October 1919 – 22 August 1990) was a Soviet...
- Convocation House is the lower floor of the 1634–1637 westward addition to the University of Oxford's Bodleian Library and Divinity School in Oxford,...
- According to the Hebrew Bible (Old Testament) the tabernacle (Hebrew: מִשְׁכַּן‎, mishkān, meaning "residence" or "dwelling place"), also known as the...
- Convocation Hall is a domed rotunda on the grounds of the University of Toronto in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Designed by Darling and Pearson and completed...
- original on June 24, 2012. Retrieved October 8, 2011. "Reed College Convocation". Apple iTunes. Portland, Oregon: Reed College. August 27, 1991. Retrieved...
- 1991 1st convocation session 1938 – 1946, World War II 2nd convocation session 1946 – 1950 3rd convocation session 1950 – 1954 4th convocation session...
- in 1920. 1st convocation (1938–1946) 2nd convocation (1947–1950) 3rd convocation (1951–1954) 4th convocation (1955–1959) 5th convocation (1959–1962) 6th...
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