Consultation definition

kŏnsəl-tāshən
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The act or process of consulting.
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The act of consulting.
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A meeting to discuss, decide, or plan something, as a meeting of several doctors to discuss the diagnosis and treatment of a patient.
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The act or process of consulting.
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A meeting between physicians to discuss the diagnosis or treatment of a case.
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A meeting between physicians to discuss the diagnosis or treatment of a case.
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A conference at which advice is given or views are exchanged.
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The act of consulting.
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An appointment or meeting with a professional person, such as a doctor.
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The definition of a consultation is a meeting with a professional or expert for purposes of gaining information, or the act or process of formally discussing and collaborating on something.

When you schedule an appointment with a lawyer to get information on your legal rights, this is an example of a consultation.

When you and your co-workers formally meet to discuss a problem, this is an example of a consultation.

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A conference at which advice is given or views are exchanged.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
consultation
Plural:
consultations

Origin of consultation

  • From Middle French

    From Wiktionary