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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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He stated this while addressing the participants of One-Day Consultative Workshop of Area Governments of Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT), AJK, Gilgit Baltistan and FATA, organized by the Ministry of Federal Education and Professional Training.
Abdullatif Al-Zayani briefed Bahraini King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa Tuesday on ongoing preparations for the 15th consultative GCC summit which will be held in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, next month.
Muscat, Nov 16 (ONA) The Sultanate was elected as a chairman of the Consultative Council in charge of the implementation of the World's Cultural Strategy at the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (ISESCO) for four years during the 13th meeting of the Consultative Council, held at the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in Sharjah during November 12th and 13th.

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