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: a closed meeting of a group of persons belonging to the same political party or faction usually to select candidates or to decide on policy
Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.