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CONCLAVE. An assembly of cardinals for the purpose of electing a pope; the place where the assembly is held is also called a conclave. It derives this name from the fact that all the windows and doors are looked, with the exception of a single panel, which admits a gloomy light.

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Summary: Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Sept 1 (ANI): Human Resource (HR) heads of more than 50 top companies from around the country took part in an HR Conclave held at the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) here.
There is no formal process of elimination and cardinals can even vote for themselves - which may explain why conclaves often need more than one round of balloting to produce a pope.-Frank Jordans
Yet in many ways, this conclave is a departure from preceding ones.
In between the two conclaves (separated by just one month), some intrigue occurred that helped della Rovere's chances.
3 -- IIFT in association with NASSCOM Foundation organized its 7th National IT Conclave focusing on public sector and emphasizing on the role of Information and Communication Technology (ICT).
But Conclaves often cause upsets, even though the most devout Catholics believe the Holy Spirit guides the Cardinals to make a wise choice.
Typically, conclaves open with two or more candidates who have strong followings.
History offers plentiful examples of conclaves where the cardinals appointed by one pope elected a very different successor.
CAFR 's main objective is to develop a 'sustainable environment' for food producers and consumers through workshops, conclaves, culinary exchange programs, food discussions, food events, culinary tours, etc.
The last two conclaves were held at Raipur and New Delhi in 2016 & 2017 respectively.
Modern-day conclaves normally last no more than a few days and a two-thirds majority is required.