quorum

See also: Quorum and quórum

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin quōrum, genitive plural form of quī (who, which), used as standard wording in written commissions.

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NounEdit

quorum (plural quorums or quora)

  1. The minimum number of members required for a group to officially conduct business and to cast votes, often but not necessarily a majority or supermajority.
    We can discuss the issue tonight, but cannot vote until we have a quorum.
  2. A selected body of persons.

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ItalianEdit

NounEdit

quorum m (invariable)

  1. quorum

LatinEdit

PronounEdit

quōrum

  1. genitive masculine plural of quī
  2. genitive neuter plural of quī

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Last modified on 29 March 2014, at 20:57