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1. Shared power and authority vested among colleagues.
2. Roman Catholic Church The doctrine that bishops collectively share collegiate power.


(kəˌli dʒiˈæl ɪ ti, -gi-)

cooperative interaction among colleagues.
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DESCRIPTIVE ANALYSIS Pay Performance Career Supervision and appraisal development and benefits collegiality Mean 2.
The center has numerous resources that will guide any collaborative process to fostered a culture of professional collegiality and advanced the role of nursing.
It underscores the spirit of collegiality and strong mutual respect that define our relationship with one another.
I underestimated the amount of knowledge that I had gathered along my career path, but I also underestimated the collegiality that occurs and the willingness of seasoned oncology nurses to share their years of experience.
The editorial collective thanks Jenny sincerely for her dependability, enthusiasm, collegiality, and hard work we wish her well.
The award, in its second year, honors business attorneys by the Section: demonstrating the highest quality of professionalism, foestering the highest quality of practice, facilitating service and commitment and promoting ethical conduct and collegiality within the practice.
Fellowship in the college is extended by invitation only and only after careful investigation of those experienced trial lawyers who have mastered the art of advocacy and whose professional careers have been marked by the highest standard of ethical conduct, professionalism, civility and collegiality.
The program also threatens school collegiality by pitting teachers against each other for bonus money in a state where teacher pay runs $6,000 below the national average, say FEA officials.
Meaningful choice, collegiality, open-endedness, and communication all must be valued consistently when developing and supporting the practice of differentiated instruction.
Developing collegiality takes some nurturing, and social events such as holiday dinners can help.
Collegiality was developed and practiced centuries ago by communities of professionals during the time of relatively few developed and practiced skilled trades and professions.
This kind of cooperation and collegiality fosters trust and confidence between hierarchy and people in the church as a whole.
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