consultation consultation  /ˌkɑn səl ˈteɪ ʃən/


  1. (n) a conference (usually with someone important)
  2. (n) a conference between two or more people to consider a particular question
  3. (n) the act of referring or consulting



  1. John Schiro, DDS, Founder of Austin Cosmetic Dentistry, Sees how Smile Makeovers Change Lives

    AUSTIN, Texas, June 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Austin Cosmetic Dentistry in search of a new smile.  Dr. Schiro reports that, "During their initial consultation they will say, ' want straight, ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Canadian Food Inspection Agency Launches Consultations to Modernize Food Labelling

    The Canadian Food Inspection Agency has launched a consultation with consumer, industry and other stakeholders to identify ways to better respond to changing consumer expectations and industry needs related ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  3. WCC consultation reflects on how to build peace with justice in Asia

    [World Council of Churches press release] In a World Council of Churches (WCC) consultation in Tsuen Wan, Hong Kong, participants reflected on “Asia’s human security challenges” today and how to strengthen efforts of working towards “sustainable peace with justice in Northeast Asia.” In a communique issued at the end of the consultation, participants affirmed the diversity of their ethnicities ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Worldwide Faith News


  1. "I think it's going to take some time and our legal teams are working in consultation with our national security apparatus as we speak, to help design exactly what we need to do," Obama said.
    on Jan 12, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: CNN

  2. "The Federal Reserve, in close consultation with the Treasury, is working to promote liquid, well-functioning financial markets, which are essential for economic growth," Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke said in a rare conference call with reporters....
    on Mar 16, 2008 By: Ben Bernanke Source: Reuters

  3. "We will help the national association and if it cannot be solved by consultation then the only thing we have is to suspend the federation," he added.
    on Jun 29, 2010 By: Sepp Blatter Source: Globe and Mail

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