1. noun /ˈkwɔː(ɹ).ət/
2. adjective /ˈkwɔː(ɹ).ət/
Having a quorum

With only five people able to make it to the meeting, we were barely quorate.

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  • quorate — ► ADJECTIVE Brit. ▪ (of a meeting) attended by a quorum …   English terms dictionary

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