Related to summitry: symmetry


1. The holding of a summit conference: "Modern summitry began at Versailles in 1919" (George F. Will).
2. Participation in summit conferences.


(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) chiefly US the practice of conducting international negotiations by summit conferences


(ˈsʌm ɪ tri)

the conducting of diplomatic negotiations at summit conferences.


[ˈsʌmɪtrɪ] N (esp US) (hum) → práctica f de celebrar conferencias cumbre
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