From Middle French
- Rhymes: -eɪʃən
consultation (plural consultations)
- the act of consulting
2011 October 20, Michael da Silva, “Stoke 3 - 0 Macc Tel-Aviv”, BBC Sport:
- Riled by a decision that went against him, Ziv kicked his displaced boot at the assistant referee and, after a short consultation between the officials, he was given his marching orders and the loudest cheer of the night.
- a conference for the exchange of information and advice
- An appointment or meeting with a professional person, such as a doctor.
act of consulting