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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Forum  \Fo"rum\,  n.;  pl  E.  {Forums},  L.  {Fora}.  [L.;  akin  to 
  foris,  foras,  out  of  doors.  See  {Foreign}.] 
  1.  A  market  place  or  public  place  in  Rome,  where  causes  were 
  judicially  tried  and  orations  delivered  to  the  people. 
 
  2.  A  tribunal;  a  court;  an  assembly  empowered  to  hear  and 
  decide  causes. 
 
  He  [Lord  Camden]  was  .  .  .  more  eminent  in  the 
  senate  than  in  the  forum.  --Brougham. 
 
  From  Jargon  File  (4.2.3,  23  NOV  2000)  [jargon]: 
 
  fora  pl.n.  Plural  of  {forum}. 
 
 
 
  From  The  Free  On-line  Dictionary  of  Computing  (13  Mar  01)  [foldoc]: 
 
  fora 
 
  {forum} 
 
 




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