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controversy a disagreement; debate.
convection the movement or transfer of heat through a liquid or gas because of the natural rising of the heated parts and sinking of the cooled parts.
convene to gather or come together for a meeting.
convenience the quality of being useful or handy for someone's purpose or need. [2 definitions]
convenience store a store, often near a busy road or highway, that is like a small grocery store and is open long hours.
convenient easily used for someone's needs, purposes, or comfort; useful. [2 definitions]
convent a group of nuns living together and devoted to a religious life. [2 definitions]
convention a formal meeting or gathering where people discuss shared interests. [2 definitions]
conventional put in place by custom or use; traditional.
conversation talk between people.
converse1 to have a talk.
conversion the act or process of changing. [2 definitions]
convert to change into another form or state. [4 definitions]
convertible able to be changed. [2 definitions]
convex having a surface or edge that curves outward like the outside of a ball.
convey to carry from one place or person to another. [2 definitions]
conveyor belt a mechanical moving strap that carries things from one place to another.
convict to find guilty of a crime. [2 definitions]
conviction the act or process of finding a person guilty of a crime. [3 definitions]
convince to cause to believe or accept (often followed by "of").
convulse to cause to shake without control.