consultation

  1. the act of referring or consulting

    Synonyms : reference
    Type Of : action
  2. a conference (usually with someone important)

    Synonyms : audience, interview
    Type Of : conference, group discussion
    Examples :
    • he had a consultation with the judge
  3. a conference between two or more people to consider a particular question

    Type Of : conference, group discussion
    Examples :
    • frequent consultations with his lawyer
    • a consultation of several medical specialists