convocation

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  • Members live and work in various parts of the country and come together for convocation twice a year.
  • A question was raised whether he ought not to go down and address convocation in person. Cited from The Life of William Ewart Gladstone, Vol. 1 (of 3), by John Morley
  • It was immediately followed by the school's very first academic convocation.
  • There is an annual holy convocation of the entire church, and each district has its own convention.
  • A convocation of the chamber is in power for a two-year term.
  • District convocations are held at set times within the district.
  • The two houses of convocation presented an address to the same purpose. Cited from The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.II, by Tobias Smollett
  • Another important event in the college is the full dress convocation ceremony.
  • They were all talking about it, while the convocation was going on. Cited from The Brentons, by Anna Chapin Ray
  • In the next convocation he took a more prominent position of deputy chairman of the committee.
  • He did work in convocation and was for many years chairman of the board of missions.
  • He was one of the few clergymen who supported her cause in convocation.
  • It will be necessary to receive the address of the Convocation in some manner or another. Cited from Letters of Queen Victoria, Volume 1 (of 3), 1837-1843, Queen Victoria
  • I have had a liberal education in party convocations, State and national. Cited from Marse Henry (Vol. 2), by Henry Watterson
  • They then proceed to the Main Green where a convocation speech is held.
  • It should be studied by all those who desire to see a revived Convocation. Cited from Notes and Queries, Number 180, April 9, 1853, ed, bt George Bell
  • Elected speaker of the new parliament - the National Assembly - the first and second convocations.
  • The entire school community gathers several times a week for chapel services and convocations.
  • The claim of the clergy to meet in convocation would never have been refused. Cited from The Life of William Ewart Gladstone, Vol. 1 (of 3), by John Morley
  • Since then the university has observed this date in its calendar as Convocation Day.
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Words starting with convocation

Meaning of convocation

  • noun A group gathered in response to a summons
  • noun The act of convoking