/ ˈsemina:(r) /
noun: seminar; plural noun: seminars
1. a conference or other meeting for discussion or training.
synonyms: conference, symposium, meeting, convention, forum, summit, discussion, consultation; webinar
2. a class at a college or university in which a topic is discussed by a teacher and a small group of students.
synonyms: study group, workshop, tutorial, class, lesson
origin: late 19th century: from German 'seminar', from Latin 'seminarium'