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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of referring or meeting; A conference between two or more people to talk about a particular query; A conference (usually with someone important).

Usage examples (36)
  • There will be further public consultation on this proposal once the planning application has been received.
  • A consultation of several medical specialists
  • He had a consultation with the judge
  • This consultation is a check on partisanship because at any particular time federal and provincial governments are led by different political parties. for more
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