Meaning of “consultation” - Learner’s Dictionary

consultation

noun uk us /ˌkɒnsəlˈteɪʃən/
MEETING [ C ]

a meeting to discuss something or to get advice:

a medical consultation
DISCUSSING [ U ]

discussion with someone in order to get their advice or opinion about it:

After consultation with his lawyers, he decided to abandon the case.

(Definition of “consultation” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)