Briefing vs Session - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between briefing and session
is that briefing
is a short and concise summary of a situation while session
is a period devoted to a particular activity.
As a verb briefing
A short and concise summary of a situation.
A presentation of information or instruction; the meeting at which it is presented.
- The president received a briefing on the situation before going to the press conference.
- Today's briefing of the press.
A period devoted to a particular activity.
- a training session
A meeting of a council, court, or legislative body to conduct its business.
- "Are we having a recording session'''?" / "Yes. We've even got some '''session musicians to provide some brass."
(computing) The sequence of interactions between client and server, or between user and system; the period during which a user is logged in or connected.
- This court is now in session .
(cricket) Any of the three scheduled two hour playing sessions, from the start of play to lunch, from lunch to tea and from tea to the close of play.
(obsolete) The act of sitting, or the state of being seated.
- Logging out or shutting down the computer will end your session .
- So much his ascension into heaven and his session at the right hand of God do import.
- But Vivien, gathering somewhat of his mood, / Leaped from her session on his lap, and stood.
* bull session
* session ale, session beer, session bitter