- the act of convoking.
- the state of being convoked.
- a group of people gathered in answer to a summons; assembly.
- Anglican Church. either of the two provincial synods or assemblies of the clergy.
- Protestant Episcopal Church.
- an assembly of the clergy of part of a diocese.
- the area represented at such an assembly.
- a formal assembly at a college or university, especially for a graduation ceremony.
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