• WordNet 3.6
    • n colloquium an address to an academic meeting or seminar
    • n colloquium an academic meeting or seminar usually led by a different lecturer and on a different topic at each meeting
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n colloquium In law, that part of the complaint or declaration in an action for defamation which shows that the words complained of were spoken concerning the plaintiff.
    • n colloquium A colloquy; a meeting for discussion.
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In literature:

A day passed, a second, a third; and that dreadful "colloquium" of cannon did not cease for an instant.
"Pan Michael" by Henryk Sienkiewicz

In news:

International Sweetener Colloquium (February 10, 2013.
Ashbrook Center to host colloquium with Steven Hayward.
Guelph Jazz Festival & Colloquium .
Colloquium to focus on leadership The 19th annual Leadership Colloquium for Professional Women will be held Nov 8 at the University of Mary Washington's Stafford County campus.
At yesterday's colloquium honoring his pal David Abshire, left, Henry Kissinger remarked that his tact is "a truly artistic performance".
He spoke at a Yale Astronomy Colloquium at the Kline Geology Laboratory.
Colloquium by Alexandra Rutherford on Advocacy at The University of Akron.
Musicology Colloquium/Rock Seminar Presentations'.
Co-hosted by the International Dairy Foods Association and the Sweetener Users Association, the International Sweetener Colloquium has long been considered the sweetener industry's premier meeting.
An example of 1940s -1960s architecture to be toured at the Colloquium on April 21.
Colloquium on the Legacy of John Cage, 1-3 pm, Chamber Hall (C-199), Imig Music Building, 18th and Euclid.
The Montgomery Academy upper school chorus attended the Mississippi State Choral Colloquium at Mississippi State University.
George Cowan at a Los Alamos National Laboratory colloquium in 2005.
Colloquium at University of Akron.
Ashbrook Center to host colloquium with Steven Hayward .

In science:

Della Pietra, Stephen A.; Della Pietra, Vincent J.; Gillett, John; Lafferty, John D.; Printz, Harry; Ure ˇs, Lubos (1994). “Inference and estimation of a long-range trigram model.” Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence 862, Proceedings of the Second International Colloquium on Grammatical Inference and Applications.
Review of Charniak's "Statistical Language Learning"
Colloquium on Group Theoretical methods in Physics, Moskow, USSR June 1990, (Springer Verlag); J.
Supersymmetric Quantum Cosmology --- Shaken not stirred
Shankar, Effective Field Theory in Condensed Matter Physics, lecture given at Boston Colloquium for the Philosophy of Science, Boston, Mass., 1996, (cond-mat/9703210); Renormalization Group Approach to Interacting Fermions, Reviews of Modern Physics, (cond-mat/9307009). 5. T.
An Ode to Effective Lagrangians
Takahiro Kawai for giving me the opportunity as a talker of the colloquium.
Non-perturbative Solutions to N=2 Supersymmetric Yang-Mills Theories -Progress and Perspective-
What is a flip? Colloquium Talk, Univ. of Utah, Dec 1992 [Sum] Sumihiro, H.
Birational cobordisms and factorization of birational maps
Linfield, 1998, in IAU Colloquium 164: Radio Emission from Galactic and Extragalactic Compact Sources, eds. J. A.
SKA in VLBI: Impact on Studies of Small Scale Structures in Active Galactic Nuclei
Schmoranzer, 6th International Colloquium on Atomic Spectra and Oscillator Strengths for Astrophysical and Laboratory Plasmas (ASOS6).
Accurate transition rates for the 5p - 5s transitions in Kr I
Hsiang, The optimal density of sphere packings in dimension 8 and the uniqueness theorem on final packings with optimal density, Berkeley Mathematics Department Colloquium (March 15, 2001). 18. G. A.
Improving Rogers' upper bound for the density of unit ball packings via estimating the surface area of Voronoi cells from below in Euclidean d-space for all d>7
Invited paper at the Heidelberg colloquium on glassy dynamics and optimization, Lecture Notes in Physics 275 (Springer Verlag 1987), p.
On the finite size corrections to some random matching problems
Haensel P., 1990, in: IAU Colloquium No.128 “The magnetospheric structure and emission mechanisms of radio pulsars”, T.H.
Moments of inertia for neutron and strange stars: limits derived for the Crab pulsar
Lobillo, Semisimple corings, preprint, to appear in Algebra Colloquium.
Rational Modules for Corings
Colloquium on Convexity, Copenhagen 1965, Kobenhavns Univ.
Zigzag structure of complexes
Dickson, On invariants and the theory of numbers, The Madison Colloquium (1913) Amer.
Coinvariants for modular representations of cyclic groups of prime order
The Ahlfors-Bers Colloquium, Oct. 2001, Univ. of Connecticut at Storrs, W.
Necessary and sufficient conditions for McShane's identity and variations
Ha jnal and A. M´at´e, Set mappings, partitions, and chromatic numbers, Logic Colloquium 1973 (Studies in Logic and the Foundations of Mathematics, Vol. 80), Proc.
A survey of recent results on congruence lattices of lattices