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session
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session /'seʃn/
  • danh từ
    • buổi họp, phiên họp, kỳ họp; hội nghị
      • in session: đang họp (quốc hội)
    • thời kỳ hội nghị
    • (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ); (Ê-cốt) học kỳ
    • phiên toà
      • Court of Session: toà án tối cao (Ê-cốt)
    • (từ hiếm,nghĩa hiếm) thế ngồi
Concise Dictionary
sessions'seʃn
noun
+a meeting for execution of a group's functions
+the time during which a school holds classes
+a meeting devoted to a particular activity
+a meeting of spiritualists

Thesaurus Dictionary
n.
1 sitting, seating, assembly, conference, meeting, hearing:
Parliament is in session at this very moment.
2 term, period:
The bill will be introduced again at the next session of Parliament.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
1 a period of time that is spent doing a particular activity: a photo / recording / training session + The course is made up of 12 two-hour sessions. + She has a weekly session at the health club on Saturdays. + Two soccer fans plunged to their deaths after a heavy drinking session.
See also - JAM SESSION
2 a formal meeting or series of meetings of a court of law, a parliament, etc.; a period of time when such meetings are held: a session of the UN General Assembly + The court is now in session. + The committee met in closed session (= with nobody else present). + an emergency session of Congress + the current parliamentary session
See also - QUARTER SESSIONS
3 (ScotE) a school or university year
Collocation Dictionary
noun

1 meeting of a court, parliament, etc.

ADJ.

stormy
a stormy session of the European Parliament
| inaugural, opening | closing, final, last | current | joint | open, public | closed, private | annual, regular, weekly, etc. | extraordinary | emergency | full, plenary
a full session of the peace talks a plenary session of the committee
| follow-up
A follow-up session was held a month after the initial meeting.
| congressional, parliamentary

VERB + SESSION

hold | attend | boycott | address
The president addressed a closed session of Congress.

SESSION + VERB

convene, take place | begin, open | close, end | adopt sth, approve sth
The session adopted a resolution on disarmament.
| agree sth | call for sth

PREP.

in a/the ~
in the opening session
| in ~
The court is now in session.

2 time spent doing an activity

ADJ.

lengthy, long | short | bargaining, counselling, negotiating, question and answer | briefing, coaching, practice, training | photo, photographic | jam, jazz, recording | workout, yoga | drinking
The man fell in the canal after a heavy drinking session.

VERB + SESSION

have, offer (sb), provide (sb with), run
The college runs training sessions every afternoon.
| attend

SESSION + VERB

take place

SESSION + NOUN

guitarist, musician, singer, etc.

PREP.

~ on
a session on remedial reading



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