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Forum

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Noun

1. forum

a public meeting or assembly for open discussion

2. assembly, forum, meeting place

a public facility to meet for open discussion

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Forum

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noun plural -rums or -ra (-rə)
1. 
a meeting or assembly for the open discussion of subjects of public interest
2. 
a medium for open discussion, such as a magazine
3. 
a public meeting place for open discussion
4. 
a court; tribunal
5. 
(in South Africa) a pressure group of leaders or representatives, esp Black leaders or representatives
6. 
(in ancient Italy) an open space, usually rectangular in shape, serving as a city's marketplace and centre of public business
noun
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Forum

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nounWord forms: plural ˈforums or ˈfora (fɔrə ; fôrə)
1. 
the public square or marketplace of an ancient Roman city or town, where legal and political business was conducted
2. 
a law court; tribunal
3. 
a. 
an assembly, place, radio program, etc. for the discussion of public matters or current questions
b. 
an opportunity for open discussion

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Forum

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n. pl. fo·rums also fo·ra (fôrə)
1.
a. The public square or marketplace of an ancient Roman city that was the assembly place for judicial activity and public business.
b. A public meeting place for open discussion.
c. A medium for open discussion or voicing of ideas, such as a newspaper, a radio or television program, or a website.
2. A public meeting or presentation involving a discussion usually among experts and often including audience participation.
3.
a. An area of legal authority; a jurisdiction.
b. A court of law or tribunal.

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