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a. The act of convoking.
b. A group of people convoked, especially the members of a college or university community who are assembled for a ceremony.
2. A clerical assembly of the Anglican Church similar to a synod but assembling only when called.
a. An assembly of the clergy and representative laity of a section of a diocese of the Episcopal Church.
b. The district represented at such an assembly.

con′vo·ca′tion·al adj.
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Vice Chancellor of NUMS Lieutenant General Syed Imran Majeed and academic staff were present in the convocational ceremony.
In accordance with the mentioned quote that gives a base for strengthen federation by providing a convocational manner to eradicate identity and cultural conflicts.