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General dictionaries General (31 matching dictionaries)
  1. convention: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. convention: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. convention: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. convention: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. convention: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. convention: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Convention, convention: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. convention: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. convention: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. convention: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. convention: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. convention: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Convention: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. convention: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. Convention, convention: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. convention: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Convention (Paris Metro), Convention (disambiguation), Convention (meeting), Convention (norm), Convention, The Convention (The Office): Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Convention: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. convention: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. convention: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. convention, convention (f): AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. convention: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. Convention: Election glossary [home, info]
  24. convention: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. convention: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. convention: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. convention: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. convention: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  29. convention: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. convention: ArtLex Lexicon of Visual Art Terminology [home, info]
  2. convention: Literary Criticism [home, info]
  3. convention: ODLIS: Online Dictionary of Library and Information Science [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (11 matching dictionaries)
  1. convention: Travel Industry Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Convention: THE 'LECTRIC LAW LIBRARY'S REFERENCE ROOM [home, info]
  3. CONVENTION: Accounting Glossary [home, info]
  4. convention: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  5. Convention: Deardorff's Glossary of International Economics [home, info]
  6. CONVENTION: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  7. convention: Nelson Political Science Glossary [home, info]
  8. Convention (norm), convention: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  9. Convention: Glossary of Trade and Shipping Terms [home, info]
  10. Convention: Accounting, Business Studies and Economics Dictionary [home, info]
  11. convention: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Convention: Cybernetics and Systems [home, info]
  2. Convention (norm), The Convention, convention: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. convention: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Convention: Brilliant Dream Dictionary [home, info]
  2. convention: Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Convention: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (convention)

noun:  the act of convening
noun:  something regarded as a normative example ("The convention of not naming the main character")
noun:  (diplomacy) an international agreement
noun:  a large formal assembly ("Political convention")
noun:  orthodoxy as a consequence of being conventional

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