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English definition of “consultation”

consultation

noun     /ˌkɒn.sʌlˈteɪ.ʃən/ US  /ˌkɑːn-/
C2 [C] a meeting to discuss something or to get advice : After consultations with our accountants , we've decided how to cut costs within the company .Questioning people and asking questions in generalCuriositySuspecting and questioning C2 [U] the process of discussing something with someone in order to get their advice or opinion about it: He chose his study course in consultation with his parents and teachers .Giving advice
(Definition of consultation noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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