discussant


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dis·cus·sant

 (dĭ-skŭs′ənt)
n.
A participant in a formal discussion.

dis•cus•sant

(dɪˈskʌs ənt)

n.
a person who participates in a formal discussion or symposium.
[1925–30, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.discussant - a participant in a formal discussion
adducer - a discussant who offers an example or a reason or a proof
participant - someone who takes part in an activity

discussant

noun
One who participates in a conference:
Translations

discussant

[dɪsˈkʌsənt] N (US) → miembro mf de la mesa (de la sección de un congreso)

discussant

n (US) → Diskussionsteilnehmer(in) m(f)
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Additionally, in each session, we had one participant acting as a discussant for the papers presented in the respective session.
The data set for this analysis is based on the 1,475 dyads formed between an interviewed main respondent and an interviewed discussant, but we include only dyads for main respondents who name two or more discussants.
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