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 (kən-sŭl′tə-tĭv) also con·sul·tive (-sŭl′tĭv) or con·sul·ta·to·ry (-tôr′ē)
Of or relating to consultation; advisory.


(kənˈsʌltətɪv) ,




available for, relating to, or involving consultation; advisory
conˈsultatively adv


(kənˈsʌl tə tɪv, ˈkɒn səlˌteɪ tɪv)

also con•sul•ta•to•ry

(kənˈsʌl təˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i)


of or pertaining to consultation; advisory.
con•sul′ta•tive•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.consultative - giving adviceconsultative - giving advice; "an advisory memorandum", "his function was purely consultative"
informatory, informative - providing or conveying information




[kənˈsʌltətɪv] ADJconsultivo
consultative documentdocumento m consultivo
I was there in a consultative capacityyo estuve en calidad de asesor


[kənˈsʌltətɪv] adj [committee, document] → consultatif/iveconsulting room n (British)cabinet m de consultation


adj documentberatend, konsultativ (form); in a consultative capacityin beratender Funktion


[kənˈsʌltətɪv] adj (document) → di consulenza
in a consultative capacity → in veste di consulente
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06 September 2010, SPA -- The joint meeting between Foreign Ministers of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and representatives of the Consultative Commission, an affiliate of the GCC Supreme Council, started in Jeddah today.
Member provinces and churches of the Anglican Communion are not likely to approve a motion that would allow 38 primates around the world to become members of the Anglican Consultative Council (ACC), according to Bishop John Paterson, ACC chair and bishop of Auckland.
Mr Price will be at the North Neighbourhood Consultative Forum at West View Community Centre, Miers Avenue, tomorrow from 11am.
RUGBY MP Andy King has stepped into the row over the appointment of Lord Snape to Coventry Airport's new consultative forum.
Mr Jon Ivar Nalsund, Chairman of the EFTA Consultative Committee, and I are the co-Chairmen of the EEA Consultative Committee.
This letter responds to the 9 October 1997 Consultative Document entitled Modernisation of the Transfer Pricing Legislation.
STOCKHOLM, Sweden -- As part of the strategic and operational action program announced at Trelleborg's Capital Markets Day in November 2006, a decision has been made to initiate consultations with the Employee Consultative Committee regarding the closure and transfer of Trelleborg's operations from West Thurrock, in the UK.
A to take part in the 5th meeting of the International Consultative Committee for The Scientific Research Council (TRC), scheduled to be held in Saint Diego City in the U.
The foreign ministers of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) member states agreed to grant humanitarian non-governmental organizations (NGOs) consultative status in the OIC.

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