When a person has a meeting already scheduled at the time another person wants to a schedule a meeting for and invite the first person.
Example: Unfortunately I have a schedule conflict, and won't be able to attend the standup meeting.
Variations: conflicting schedules
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Word: Close It Out
Definition: To mark something as completed.
Example: This task has been fixed, so let's close it out within the task tracker.