discussion group

forum devoted to discussion on a particular subject (also on the Internet)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • discussion group — discussion groups N COUNT A discussion group is a group of people who meet regularly to discuss a particular subject …   English dictionary

  • Discussion group — A discussion group is an online forum for individuals to discuss various topics amongst each other. People add their comments by posting a block of text to the group. Others can then comment and respond. In the early days of the Internet, USENET… …   Wikipedia

  • discussion group — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms discussion group : singular discussion group plural discussion groups a) a group of people who meet regularly to exchange ideas on a particular subject b) computing a group of people who use the Internet to… …   English dictionary

  • discussion group — /dəsˈkʌʃən grup/ (say duhs kushuhn groohp) noun a group of people who meet regularly to take part in an organised discussion on a topic …   Australian English dictionary

  • discussion group — dis cussion ,group noun count a group of people who meet regularly to exchange ideas on a particular subject a. a group of people who use the Internet to exchange ideas on a particular subject …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • discussion group — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Broadcast Protection Discussion Group — The Broadcast Protection Discussion Group (BPDG) is a working group of content providers, television broadcasters, consumer electronics manufacturers, information technology companies, interested individuals and consumer activists. The group was… …   Wikipedia

  • Humanist Internet Discussion Group — The Humanist discussion group may refer to:*a long running (since 1987) email discussion group on humanities computing *a discussion list (since 2003) run by the Council of Australian Humanist Societies …   Wikipedia

  • Group polarization — is the tendency of people to make decisions that are more extreme when they are in a group as opposed to a decision made alone or independently. Overview Study of this effect has shown that after participating in a discussion group, members tend… …   Wikipedia

  • group — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ big, large, wide ▪ She has a very wide group of friends. ▪ little, select, small ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

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