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con·sult

 (kən-sŭlt′)
v. con·sult·ed, con·sult·ing, con·sults
v.tr.
1.
a. To seek advice or information of: consult an attorney.
b. To refer to: consulted the restaurant's website for directions.
2. To take into account; consider: consult one's checkbook before making a major purchase.
v.intr.
1. To exchange views; confer.
2. To work or serve as a consultant: a retired executive who consults for several large companies.
n. (kən-sŭlt′, kŏn′sŭlt′)
A consultation, especially one involving physicians.

[French consulter, from Latin cōnsultāre, frequentative of cōnsulere, to take counsel.]

con·sult′er n.

consulting

(kənˈsʌltɪŋ)
adj
(Professions) (prenominal) acting in an advisory capacity on professional matters: a consulting engineer.

con•sult•ing

(kənˈsʌl tɪŋ)

adj.
1. involved in giving professional advice: a consulting physician.
2. of or used for consultation: a physician's consulting room.
[1790–1800]
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consulting

[kənˈsʌltɪŋ] ADJ consulting hours (Brit) (Med) → horas fpl de consulta
consulting room (Brit) (Med) → consultorio m, consulta f

consulting

adj engineer, architect, psychiatristberatend

consulting

:
consulting firm
n (Econ) → Beratungs- or Beraterfirma f, → Unternehmensberatung f
consulting hours
pl (Med) → Sprechstunde f
consulting room
n (Med) → Sprechzimmer nt

consulting

[kənˈsʌltɪŋ] adjconsulente
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Of course, I can't explain who it is precisely that I am mortifying in this case by my spite: I am perfectly well aware that I cannot "pay out" the doctors by not consulting them; I know better than anyone that by all this I am only injuring myself and no one else.
In your place," his friend answered quietly, "I should not waste time and money in consulting the police.
So the experiment of consulting the police came to an untimely end.
At Windygates as elsewhere, we were always more or less satisfied with ourselves, if we were publicly discovered consulting our History--and more or less ashamed of ourselves, if we were publicly discovered devouring our Fiction.
I was wondering, only the other day, whether you would end, as I should have ended, in consulting Sir Patrick.
She moved with grace and dignity; and she stated her object in consulting Doctor Allday with the ease of a well-bred woman.
Fogg learned all this in consulting his Bradshaw, which gave him the daily movements of the trans-Atlantic steamers.
Before he was many years old, however, he had the great sorrow of losing his mother, whose last words were to advise him never to undertake anything of importance without consulting the Fairy under whose protection she had placed him.
Circumstances have enabled me to forward your interests, by consulting a friend of mine possessing great experience in the management of private inquiries of all sorts.
AME was established to meet an emerging field that integrates management, engineering, accounting, and technology consulting services.
Leamon Lee, Associate Director of Administration at NIH, presented the honor to KPMG Consulting at an awards ceremony hosted by the NIH Information Technology Acquisition & Assessment Center (NITAAC).
As Crawford and other African Americans are discovering consulting, the industry is undergoing meteoric growth.

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