council board

council board
noun
the table that conferees sit around as they hold a meeting
Hypernyms: ↑table
Part Holonyms: ↑conference room

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noun or council table
: the table around which a council holds consultation; also : the council itself in deliberation

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council board,
1. the board or table around which a council holds its sessions; council table.
2. a council in session.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • council-board — counˈcil board noun 1. The board or table round which a council meets for deliberation 2. The council itself • • • Main Entry: ↑council …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Council table — Council Coun cil (koun s[i^]l), n. [F. concile, fr. L. concilium; con + calare to call, akin to Gr. ??? to call, and E. hale, v., haul. Cf. {Conciliate}. This word is often confounded with counsel, with which it has no connection.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • council table — noun the table that conferees sit around as they hold a meeting • Syn: ↑conference table, ↑council board • Hypernyms: ↑table • Part Holonyms: ↑conference room * * * noun see …   Useful english dictionary

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