group meeting

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n group meeting a formally arranged gathering "next year the meeting will be in Chicago","the meeting elected a chairperson"
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Quotations

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    “A committee is a group of people who individually can do nothing, but who, as a group, can meet and decide that nothing can be done.”
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    “Members of groups that do not meet regularly together usually do not feel a strong sense of belonging and do not take ownership for the success of the group.”

Usage

In literature:

Joe didn't meet any of the others who belonged to the group which had taken the measures to bring him from the past.
"Gun for Hire" by Dallas McCord Reynolds
In spite of your insistence to meet the whole group, they don't want you and Celia to see their faces.
"Watch the Sky" by James H. Schmitz
At the Government Building he shook hands with another large group assembled there to meet him.
"Booker T. Washington" by Emmett J. Scott and Lyman Beecher Stowe
When they came to the hall where the meeting was convened, there were knots of bodies grouped about the floor.
"The House with the Green Shutters" by George Douglas Brown
Andrea Korust advanced from a little group to meet his guests.
"The Double Four" by E. Phillips Oppenheim
Each group had a commander freshly come from a sort of staff meeting, which had already decided the larger questions of policy.
"The Roof Tree" by Charles Neville Buck
The group gave one final, farewell flourish toward the train, and then turned and sped up the lane to meet the new emergency.
"Treasure Valley" by Marian Keith
There was a group of faces I knew waiting to meet us.
"The First Violin" by Jessie Fothergill
The concourse of friendly strangers who used to meet in the hotels is sharply divided into hostile groups.
"Mountain Meditations" by L. Lind-af-Hageby
The third may be reserved for meetings between representatives of the two groups.
"Lion Loose" by James H. Schmitz
Presently he began to meet more wounded men, singly, or in groups of two or three, trying with what strength remained in them to reach the rear.
"A Little Dusky Hero" by Harriot T, Comstock
There is a meeting of the highest group council right now, concerning this.
"The Ethical Way" by Joseph Farrell
The word of this meeting must have spread from one group or team to another.
"Black Man's Burden" by Dallas McCord Reynolds
There was another advancing column that had circled the other side, and now both groups were meeting at the passageway.
"Brood of the Dark Moon" by Charles Willard Diffin
There was a saunter around the grounds afterwards, meeting several groups of girls and flinging bright jests at each other.
"Helen Grant's Schooldays" by Amanda M. Douglas
The meeting over, the Irishwoman was the center of a group of excited talkers.
"The Shadow" by Mary White Ovington
A group of young socialists was formed too late in the season to secure a regular meeting night.
"The Library and Society" by Various
Sometimes they meet another group coming from the opposite direction.
"The Year When Stardust Fell" by Raymond F. Jones
There was upon this occasion, at the beginning of the festive meeting, an evident excitement in certain individual groups.
"The Lost Manuscript" by Gustav Freytag
Penny headed up the valley, passing and meeting groups of bedraggled refugees who had taken to the hills at the first alarm.
"Hoofbeats on the Turnpike" by Mildred A. Wirt
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In poetry:

There is no vacant chair. The loving meet—
A group unbroken—smitten, who knows how?
One sitteth silent only, in his usual seat;
We gave him once that freedom. Why not now?
"Afterward" by Elizabeth Stuart Phelps Ward
When people meet in reverent groups
And sing to their domestic God,
You, all the time, dear tyrant, (How I laugh!)
Could, without effort, place your hand among them,
And sprinkle them about the desert.
"Gravikty" by Harold Monro

In news:

In the upstairs meeting room, or Saal, where the Moravians worshiped, docent Madeline Morris instructed the men in our group to sit on one side, the women on the other, as the Moravians would have sat.
Keystone It's all here in Keystone to make the most productive and enjoyable meeting for your group.
The Press Working Group meeting at a local cafe.
GLENWOOD SPRINGS — The Garfield Board of County Commissioners has agreed to settle a lawsuit brought by several citizens groups over a private meeting with oil shale industry representatives held in Vernal, Utah, last March.
Agronomist Michael McNeill, owner of Ag Advisory, Ltd, in Algona, Iowa, was the only one of the three experts who testified at the Aug 10 Cropland Policy Advisory Group meeting who was critical of genetically modified organisms (GMOs).
Ostomy Support Group to meet in Metairie: East Jefferson Health News.
Committee members were asked to think of more pros and cons of such districts and share them with the group at last week's meeting.
Click on the link describing the pace group you're interested in to meet your pacers .
And so are networking groups, those formal or informal gatherings of entrepreneurs who meet to share ideas, strategies, fears, and horror stories.
Meet Dr William Bell, world record holder in pole vault for his age group.
Meet Dr William Bell, the world record holder in pole vault for his age group.
Meet Dr William Bell, world record holder in pole vault – for his age group.
In January, the group held its first meeting, picked a name, set up a Web site and began the necessary paperwork to become a PAC .
The group of Columbia radicals is small (the most I ever saw at a meeting was 25, and not everyone in the room would identify as such), but it is part of a radical rekindling, or smoldering anyway, at colleges across the country.
Christine Lagarde, the managing director of the International Monetary Fund, speaks during a news conference at a meeting of Group of 20 finance ministers and central bank governors in Mexico City, Monday, Nov 5 2012.
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In science:

The presentation of the preliminary S2 and S3 results at the APS and GR meetings followed a pattern similar to the S1 publications: a summary presentation describing the status of the detectors was followed by a talk from each of the four analysis groups.
Matters of Gravity, the newsletter of the Topical Group in Gravitation of the American Physical Society
Thus to more thoroughly explore the H i content of groups, we have conducted further wide-field H i observations of 16 groups in the Group Evolution Multiwavelength Study (GEMS; see Forbes, this meeting for a full description).
Galaxy Groups: Proceedings from a Swinburne University Workshop
This document also describes organizational aspects of the meeting, particularly the scientific committee structure, the self-organization of the working groups, the composition of the indispensable secretariat and computer support teams, and the sources of funding support.
Overview and Charge -- Snowmass Workshop 2005
A related appeal (which was brought up in the group discussion at the end of the meeting) is for simulators to develop diagnostics which would permit a more direct comparison with observations.
Small Ionized and Neutral Structures: A Theoretical Review
The authors would like to thank ISSI and its staff, for hosting the group’s meeting and accommodating for logistic requirements.
A mission to test the Pioneer anomaly: estimating the main systematic effects
The following summary results and conclusions were discussed at the Sep. 17 2006 meeting of the study group.
Report of the US long baseline neutrino experiment study
Groups regularly reorganize the division of work based upon what other participants have done or are doing. • Facilitate finding collaborators and establishing contact Meetings are normally facilitated by physical proxim ity and can be scheduled, spontaneous or initiated.
The Review and Analysis of Human Computer Interaction (HCI) Principles
Data quality issues are now frequently addressed at meetings of the Microarray Gene Expression Database group (MGED).
Quality assessment for short oligonucleotide microarray data
The WWS R&D panel completed a review of the tracking detector R&D activities at the ACFA ILC meeting in Beijing in February 2007. Four tracking groups presented their needs for beam tests during that review.
Roadmap for ILC Detector R&D Test Beams
In the Galam model agents meet in small random groups and adopt the opinion of the ma jority .
Around the gap between sociophysics and sociology
Price, talk given at Quarkonium Working Group Meeting.
Perspectives on heavy-quarkonium production at the LHC
Kraan, talk given at Quarkonium Working Group Meeting.
Perspectives on heavy-quarkonium production at the LHC
We believe it should be possible to construct a solvable group S which meets these conditions.
Large localizations of finite groups
However, because we are doing physics, not mathematics, all of our spaces will trivially meet the requirements of a topological space (spacetime, Lie group space, etc).
A Simple Introduction to Particle Physics Part II
The working group on “Tools” and Monte Carlos for TeV-scale physics held discussions throughout the two-week period of the Les Houches meetings.
THE TOOLS AND MONTE CARLO WORKING GROUP Summary Report from the Les Houches 2009 Workshop on TeV Colliders
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