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1. Complete in all respects; unlimited or full: a diplomat with plenary powers.
2. Fully attended by all qualified members: a plenary session of the council.
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1. full, unqualified, or complete: plenary powers; plenary indulgence.
2. (Parliamentary Procedure) (of assemblies, councils, etc) attended by all the members
n, pl -ries
(Bible) a book of the gospels or epistles and homilies read at the Eucharist
[C15: from Late Latin plēnārius, from Latin plēnus full; related to Middle English plener; see plenum]
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ple•na•ry(ˈpli nə ri, ˈplɛn ə-)
adj, n., pl. -ries. adj.
1. full; complete; entire; absolute; unqualified: plenary powers.
2. attended by all qualified members; fully constituted: a plenary session of Congress.n.
3. a plenary session, meeting, or the like.
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|Adj.||1.||plenary - full in all respects; "a plenary session of the legislature"; "a diplomat with plenary powers"|
comprehensive - including all or everything; "comprehensive coverage"; "a comprehensive history of the revolution"; "a comprehensive survey"; "a comprehensive education"
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1. (of assemblies, councils, etc.) full, open, general, whole, complete, entire a plenary session of the Central Committee
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