congress

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Pronunciation[change]

  • (noun:)
    • (US) IPA: /ˈkɑŋɡrɨs/
    • (UK) IPA: /ˈkɒŋˌɡrɛs/
    • (file)
  • (verb:)
    • IPA: /kənˈɡrɛs/ or /kəŋˈɡrɛs/

Noun[change]

Singular
congress

Plural
congresses

  1. A congress is a formal meeting that is held to discuss or decide on a specific question.
  2. (often capitalized: Congress) A Congress is a legislative body of a state.

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