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abbreviation
convention; conventional.
convertible.
convocation.
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
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How to use conv. in a sentence

  • "Why, 'tis as massy as the chain round the virgin's neck at the conv—" She did not finish the word.

  • I was on'y habin' a brief conv'sation wid a member ob de insect wurld in commemoration ob de purfesser.

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  • "Why, 'tis as massy as the chain round the Virgin's neck at the conv—" She did not finish the word.

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