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convene

verb accumulate, aggroup, amass, assemble, bring together, call, call together, call up, collect, congregate, consolidate, converge, convocare, convoke, draw together, gather, gather together, group, hold a meeting, hold a session, meet, mobilize, muster, rally, reunite, round up, summon, unite
Associated concepts: convene a session of a court, convene a term of the court
See also: call, collect, congregate, converge, gather, join, meet, rendezvous, summon

convene

to order to appear before a court of law, judge, tribunal, etc.

CONVENE, civil law. This is a technical term, signifying to bring an action.

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Consistently connecting with, and building into, the lives and businesses of his or her fellow Convene members.
According to the rules of the religious community, only the operating leadership, announced after a ruling of the Sofia City Court in 1996 by Nedim Gendzhev, could convene a meeting of the supreme authority and to choose a new Chief Mufti.
PNC Convenes in Ramallah Wednesday to Select PLO Exec.
5, the date being arranged by the government and the ruling coalition parties to convene the Diet session.
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Summary: Qabbani sent a letter Friday to Omar Miskawi, the deputy head of the Higher Islamic Council, in which he said that he couldn't convene the council Saturday as requested by Miskawi, arguing that the body's term has expired.
We met honourable congress president for authorising the government or asking the government to convene a meeting of all party to take an opinion and start the process to create separate state that is the purpose of the meeting.
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He said the government was ready to convene the APC but it was delayed a little because leadership of various parliamentary parties was abroad, adding, since majority of leadership has now returned home, the government has summoned the meeting.