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round table

1. noun An open discussion between several people. I think we all need to get together and have a round table to come up with a solution to this problem.
2. adjective (often hyphenated) Featuring open discussion between several people. I think we all need to get together and have a round-table meeting to come up with a solution to this problem.
3. (usually capitalized) The table where the legendary King Arthur and his knights would gather. I'm currently reading a book about King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table.
4. (usually capitalized) A shorthand way to refer to King Arthur and his knights as a group. Morgan Le Fay is a known enemy of the Round Table.
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We have unveiled a plaque which is dedicated to the soldiers who served our country during the Civil War, soldiers that came from Worcester and trained here at Camp Lincoln and Camp Wool, which was located here at Elm Park," round table President Garry Hollands said.
The Round Table does indeed have an interesting history, but it bears little relation to that depicted in your article.
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Ann Mansfield, the lead facilitator for Round Table Services, says alumni were recently surveyed as part of the accreditation process for an academic department.
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In fact, this network, which we may identify as the Round Table Groups, has no aversion to cooperating with the Communists, or any other groups, and frequently does so.
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