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con·sul·ta·tion

 (kŏn′səl-tā′shən)
n.
1. The act or process of consulting.
2.
a. A conference at which advice is given or views are exchanged.
b. A meeting between physicians to discuss the diagnosis or treatment of a case.
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consultation

(ˌkɒnsəlˈteɪʃən)
n
1. the act or procedure of consulting
2. a conference for discussion or the seeking of advice, esp from doctors or lawyers
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con•sul•ta•tion

(ˌkɒn səlˈteɪ ʃən)

n.
1. the act of consulting; conference.
2. a meeting for deliberation or discussion.
3. a meeting of physicians to evaluate a patient's case and treatment.
[1540–50; < Latin]
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consultation

The deliberation and exchange of advice among the highest political authorities of the Alliance and of member nations for the purpose of crisis management, decision making and the issue of concerted directives to military commanders.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.

Consultation

 conference of lawyers, barristers, or medical practitioners; a deliberation; a conference or consultation.
Examples: consultation of doctors, 1800; of lawyers, 1882.
Dictionary of Collective Nouns and Group Terms. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.consultation - a conference (usually with someone important)consultation - a conference (usually with someone important); "he had a consultation with the judge"; "he requested an audience with the king"
group discussion, conference - a discussion among participants who have an agreed (serious) topic
2.consultation - a conference between two or more people to consider a particular question; "frequent consultations with his lawyer"; "a consultation of several medical specialists"
group discussion, conference - a discussion among participants who have an agreed (serious) topic
sidebar - (law) a courtroom conference between the lawyers and the judge that is held out of the jury's hearing
3.consultation - the act of referring or consulting; "reference to an encyclopedia produced the answer"
action - something done (usually as opposed to something said); "there were stories of murders and other unnatural actions"
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consultation

noun
1. discussion, talk, council, conference, dialogue Next week he'll be in Florida for consultations with President Mitterand.
2. meeting, interview, session, appointment, examination, deliberation, hearing A personal diet plan is devised after a consultation with a nutritionist.
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consultation

noun
An exchange of views in an attempt to reach a decision:
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Translations
إسْتِشارَه
konzultaceporada
konsultationsygebesøg
konzultáció
viîtal, ráîgjöf
porada
obisk pri zdravniku
başvurmadanışma

consultation

[ˌkɒnsəlˈteɪʃən] N (= act) → consulta f; (= meeting) → negociaciones fpl
in consultation withtras consultar a
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consultation

[ˌkɒnsəlˈteɪʃən] n
(= meeting) → consultation f
in consultation with → en consultation avec
(with doctor)consultation fconsultation document ndocument m de consultationconsultation period npériode f de consultation
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consultation

n (= meeting)Beratung f, → Besprechung f, → Konsultation f (form); (of doctor, lawyer)Konsultation f (→ of +gen), → Beratung f(of mit); in consultation within gemeinsamer Beratung mit; to have a consultation with one’s doctor/lawyerseinen Arzt/Rechtsanwalt konsultieren; to hold a consultation (with somebody)sich (mit jdm) beraten, eine Besprechung (mit jdm) abhalten
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consultation

[ˌkɒnslˈteɪʃn] nconsultazione f (Med, Law) → consulto
in consultation with → consultandosi con
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consult

(kənˈsalt) verb
1. to seek advice or information from. Consult your doctor; He consulted his watch; He consulted with me about what we should do next.
2. (of a doctor etc) to give professional advice. He consults on Mondays and Fridays.
conˈsultant noun
1. a person who gives professional advice. He is consultant to a firm of engineers; (also adjective) a consultant engineer.
2. a senior hospital doctor specializing in a particular branch of medicine. His condition is so serious that they have sent for the consultant; (also adjective) a consultant physician.
ˌconsulˈtation (kon-) noun
How much does he charge for a consultation?
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con·sul·ta·tion

n. consulta.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

consultation

n consulta
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An epidemiological study analyzing data from several European psychiatric consultation-liaison services in general hospitals, focused in the patterns of neurological patients.
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