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consultation
American English: /ˌkɑnsəlˈteɪʃ(ə)n/
British English: /kɒnsəlˈteɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of consultation in Spanish:

noun

uncountable and countable
  • 1.1 (with doctor, lawyer)
    Example sentences
    • The ageing of the population increased the number of consultations due to immediate medical needs.
    • Most studies of general practitioners' consultations show a strong degree of professional control.
    • The consultant might travel around several clinics and carry out joint consultations with the doctor or nurse and patient.
    1.2 (of dictionary, notes)
    Example sentences
    • He said a special study was being made of Newcombe Drive in consultation with local residents.
    • The Kennel Club says the docking of dogs' tails is a choice for the owner, in consultation with a vet.
    • These acts may be done in consultation with the rest of the group, but not necessarily as a group.
    1.3 (discussion) there was no consultation with the tenants
    no se consultó a los inquilinos
    los inquilinos no fueron consultados
    the union is demanding full consultation at each stage
    el sindicato exige participar plenamente en el proceso consultivo
    in consultation with somebody
    en conferencia con alguien

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