Definitions for public debate

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. debate, disputation, public debate(noun)

    the formal presentation of a stated proposition and the opposition to it (usually followed by a vote)

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  1. Public debate

    Public debate may mean simply debating by the public, or in public. The term is also used for a particular formal style of debate in a competitive or educational context. Two teams of two compete through six rounds of argument, giving persuasive speeches on a particular topic.

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