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Noun: consultation  ,kón-sul'tey-shun or ,kón,súl'tey-shun
  1. A conference (usually with someone important)
    "he had a consultation with the judge";
    - audience, interview
  2. A conference between two or more people to consider a particular question
    "frequent consultations with his lawyer"; "a consultation of several medical specialists"
  3. The act of referring or consulting
    "consultation to an encyclopaedia produced the answer";
    - reference

Derived forms: consultations

Type of: action, conference, group discussion

Encyclopedia: Consultation