noun, Chiefly South Atlantic States.
the American Civil War.
[kuh n-fur] /kənˈfɜr/ verb (used without object), conferred, conferring. 1. to consult together; compare opinions; carry on a discussion or deliberation. verb (used with object), conferred, conferring. 2. to bestow upon as a gift, favor, honor, etc.: to confer a degree on a graduate. 3. Obsolete. to compare. /kənˈfɜː/ verb -fers, -ferring, -ferred 1. (transitive; […]
[kon-fuh-ree] /ˌkɒn fəˈri/ noun 1. a person on whom something is , especially the recipient of an academic degree. 2. a person, group, etc., that or takes part in a . /ˌkɒnfɜːˈriː/ noun 1. a person who takes part in a conference 2. a person on whom an honour or gift is conferred
[kon-fer-uh ns, -fruh ns] /ˈkɒn fər əns, -frəns/ noun 1. a meeting for consultation or discussion: a conference between a student and his adviser. 2. the act of conferring or consulting together; consultation, especially on an important or serious matter. 3. Government. a meeting, as of various committees, to settle disagreements between the two branches […]
noun 1. a telephone call that interconnects three or more phones simultaneously. noun 1. a special telephone facility by which three or more people using conventional or cellular phones can be linked up to speak to one another