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An extended session, as on a college or university campus, for lectures and discussions on an important, usually controversial issue.
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(Education) an informal conference, esp on a topical subject, usually held at a university or college and involving a panel of visiting speakers, lecturers, students, etc
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n., pl. teach-ins.
a prolonged session of lectures, discussions, etc., on a topical issue, as one organized by faculty members at a college or university as a medium of social protest.
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|Noun||1.||teach-in - an extended session (as on a college campus) for lectures and discussion on an important and usually controversial issue|
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n → Teach-in nt
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teach-in[ˈtiːtʃˌɪn] n → seminario
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