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con·sul·ta·tion

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/ˌkɒnsəlˈteɪʃən/ Show Spelled[kon-suhl-tey-shuhn] Show IPA

noun

 

1.

 

the act of consulting; conference.

2.

 

a meeting for deliberation, discussion, or decision.

3.

 

a meeting of physicians to evaluate a patient’s case and treatment.

4.

 

English Law . a writ returning a case to an ecclesiastical court from a temporal one.

5.

 

Australian . lottery.

Origin:
1540–50; < Latin consultātiōn-  (stem of consultātiō ), equivalent to consultāt ( us ) (past participle of consultāre; see consult, -ate1 ) + -iōn- -ion

Related forms

pre·con·sul·ta·tion, noun
pro·con·sul·ta·tion, adjective
re·con·sul·ta·tion, noun

Consultation is always a great word to know.
So is lollapalooza. Does it mean:
So is quincunx. Does it mean:
So is ninnyhammer. Does it mean:
an extraordinary or unusual thing, person, or event; an exceptional example or instance.
a fool or simpleton; ninny.
an extraordinary or unusual thing, person, or event; an exceptional example or instance.
an arrangement of five objects, as trees, in a square or rectangle, one at each corner and one in the middle.
a fool or simpleton; ninny.
an arrangement of five objects, as trees, in a square or rectangle, one at each corner and one in the middle.
Example Sentences
  • But they must often wait hours for a three-minute consultation.
  • There is still some vagueness about precisely what information and consultation entail.
  • It wasn’t your typical consultation: there was no small talk about enhancing my cheekbones and brow line.

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Other Examples
  • But they must often wait hours for a three-minute consultation.
  • There is still some vagueness about precisely what information and consultation entail.
  • Property companies are now impatiently awaiting the result of his wide consultation.
  • He promised full consultation over a new transport law, plus beefed-up vehicle inspections.
  • They wanted further changes and more consultation from the president before he sent them the bill.
  • The towering image is an auspicious sign for the half a dozen couples who eagerly wait their turn for a consultation.
  • She also still offers garden design and consultation services.
Noun
  • It wasn’t your typical consultation: there was no small talk about enhancing my cheekbones and brow line.
  • Later he made difficult political decisions without consultation with or advice from outsiders.
  • Most important political decisions are made by the president, in consultation with ministers and advisers.

COLLAPSE

consultation  (ˌkɒns ə lˈteɪʃən)
n
1. the act or procedure of consulting
2. a conference for discussion or the seeking of advice, esp from doctors or lawyers
Etymonline
Word Origin & History

consultation

early 15c., from M.Fr. consultation, from L. consultationem, from consultare “consult,” frequentative of consulere “to deliberate, consider,” originally probably “to call together,” as in consulere senatum “to gather the senate” (to ask for advice), from com- “with” + *selere “take, gather (the Senate)

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together,” from PIE base *sal- “to take, seize.”

COLLAPSE

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consultation  con·sul·ta·tion (kŏn’səl-tā’shən)
n.
A meeting of two or more health professionals to discuss the diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment of a particular case.

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