summitry

[ suhm-i-tree ]
/ ˈsʌm ɪ tri /

noun

the act or practice of holding a summit meeting, especially to conduct diplomatic negotiations.
the art or technique of conducting summit meetings.
summit meetings collectively.

RELATED WORDS


Nearby words

  1. summery,
  2. summing-up,
  3. summit,
  4. summit meeting,
  5. summiteer,
  6. summon,
  7. summons,
  8. summum bonam,
  9. summum bonum,
  10. sumner

Origin of summitry

First recorded in 1955–60; summit + -ry

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British Dictionary definitions for summitry

summitry

/ (ˈsʌmɪtrɪ) /

noun

mainly US the practice of conducting international negotiations by summit conferences
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