consultation definition

  • noun:
    • The work or means of consulting.
    • A conference at which guidance is given or views are exchanged.
    • A meeting between doctors to discuss the analysis or remedy for a case.
    • the act of consulting
    • a conference for trade of information and guidance
    • a consultation or interviewing a specialist individual, eg a doctor.
    • The act of consulting or conferring; deliberation of two or more persons on some matter, with a view to a determination.
    • A council or seminar, at the time of physicians, held to take into account an unique situation, or of attorneys restained in an underlying cause.
    • The act of consulting; deliberation of two or more persons with a view to some decision; especially, a deliberation in which one party acts as adviser to the other.
    • a gathering of persons to consult together; particularly, a gathering of professionals, as physicians or advice, to confer about a certain situation.
    • a conference (usually with some body essential)
    • a conference between two or more people to give consideration to a particular question
    • the work of referring or consulting

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