Pronunciation: (kon'fur-un-sing, -frun-), [key]
1. the holding of a series of meetings or conferences.
2. participation in a conference that involves use of a particular electronic technology: audio conferencing; computer conferencing. Cf. teleconferencing (def. 1), videoconferencing.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.