"session" in the noun sense
a meeting for execution of a group's functions
"it was the opening session of the legislature"
2. school term, academic term, academic session, session
the time during which a school holds classes
"they had to shorten the school term"
a meeting devoted to a particular activity
"a filming session"
"a gossip session"
4. seance, sitting, session
a meeting of spiritualists
"the seance was held in the medium's parlor"
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