Definition of Quorum
the needed number of people to be present at a meeting in order to conduct business
Examples of Quorum in a sentence
When Congress met to discuss the issue at hand, they realized that they would postpone the session until a quorum was met.
Too many absences due to summer vacations caused the meeting to cancel since a quorum was not formed.
“There must be a quorum of 25 members,” explained the club president, “or we can’t elect our next vice president.”
The secretary of the Hillsdale Garden Society took attendance at the gathering to determine if a quorum was met.
Seventeen students were needed for a quorum in order to discuss the topics during the Student Council meeting.
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