[ noun ] a meeting for execution of a group's functions
"it was the opening session of the legislature"
Used in print(The Times-Picayune, [New Orleans]...)
As a contemporary bonus , the set includes Carl_Sandburg 's address at a joint session of Congress , delivered on Lincoln 's birthday two years ago .(Nathan Rapport, ""I've Been Here before!"...)
If Depew had told any academic psychologist that he had a weird feeling of having lived through that identical convention session at some time in the past , he would have been informed that he was a victim of deja_vu .(Francis Pollini, Night....)
It came_up again_and_again in the discussion sessions .
[ noun ] (education) the time during which a school holds classes
"they had to shorten the school term"
Used in print(The Atlanta Constitution...)
The Georgia_Legislature will wind_up its 1961 session Monday and head for home - where some of the highway bond money it approved will follow shortly .
Vandiver likely will mention the $ 100 million highway bond issue approved earlier in the session as his first priority item .
Pelham pointed_out that Georgia voters last November rejected a constitutional amendment to allow legislators to vote on pay raises for future Legislature sessions .(The Dallas Morning News,...)
Principals of the 13 schools in the Denton_Independent_School_District have been re-elected for the 1961 - 62 session upon the recommendation of Supt._Chester_O._Strickland .
[ noun ] a meeting devoted to a particular activity
"a filming session" "a gossip session"
Used in print(Raymond J. Corsini et al., Roleplaying in Business...)
To prevent the manager from deliberately controlling himself only during the sessions , they were rather lengthy ( about twenty minutes ) , the situations were imperfectly described to the manager so that he would not know what to expect , new antagonists were brought on the scene unexpectedly , and the antagonists were instructed to deliberately behave in such ways as to upset the manager and get him to operate in a manner for which he had been previously criticized .
After every session , the check_marks were totaled up and graphed , and in this way the supervisor 's progress was charted .(Breni James, Nights of the Kill....)
It was the best he could hope for on a watch that had ended with a session in Killpath 's office .(Richard S. Prather, "The Bawdy Beautiful," Cavalier...)
Neither of them , I understood , had been present at the filming session earlier .
[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 7723