The definition of consensus is an agreement made by a group.(noun)
An example of consensus is when Republicans and Democrats agree on language for a bill.
Consensus means generally accepted opinion.(noun)
An example of consensus is most people believing that it is wrong to kill another person.
See consensus in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: L < pp. of consentire: see consent
See consensus in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Latin cōnsēnsus
Origin: , from
Origin: past participle of cōnsentīre, to agree; see consent.
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