an assembly of persons summoned or convened for consultation, deliberation, or advice.
a body of persons specially designated or selected to act in an advisory, administrative, or legislative capacity: the governor's council on housing.
(in certain British colonies or dependencies) an executive or legislative body assisting the governor.
an ecclesiastical assembly for deciding matters of doctrine or discipline.
New Testament. the Sanhedrin or other authoritative body.
A council is a group of people who come together to consult, deliberate, or make
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an assembly of persons summoned or convened for consultation, deliberation, or
advice. 2. a body of persons specially designated or selected to act in an ...
The Council of Councils is an international initiative connecting leading foreign
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The assembly at which Pope Urban II delivered a rousing speech calling for the First Crusade was the Council
of Clermont. Urban delivered his speech at the closing of the council
, purportedly ending his oration with the words Deus vult ("God wills it"), which became th... More »
a group of people who are chosen to make rules, laws, or decisions about
something. : a group of people who provide advice or guidance on something.
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The Atlantic Council promotes constructive leadership and engagement in
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The virtual organization, comprised of the heads of science and engineering
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