Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of or relating to consultation; advisory.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. That gives advice or consultation; advisory

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Pertaining to consultation; having the privilege or right of conference.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to consultation; having the function of consulting; advisory.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. giving advice

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Examples

  • His comments Saturday came after the group convened what it called a consultative meeting in Cairo to take stock of market situations and to asses whether members were complying with a

    Market News

  • His comments came after the group convened what it called a consultative meeting in Cairo to take stock of market situations and to asses whether members were complying with a 1.5 million barrel-per-day output cut announced Oct. 24 in Vienna, Austria.

    CNN.com

  • His comments came after the group convened what it called a consultative meeting in Cairo to take stock of market situations and to asses whether members were complying with a 1.5 million barrel per day output cut announced Oct. 24 in Vienna, Austria.

    Market News

  • Though the nuclear plant referendum is nonbinding - organizers call it "consultative" - it is expected to draw out more of Lithuania's usually apathetic 2.6 million registered voters.

    Original Signal - Transmitting Buzz

  • the leading textbook of Scottish constitutional law - that's Law and Practice, Himsworth and Neil - it says such a bill, in other words a consultative referendum, would almost certainly be within the Scottish parliament's powers.

    The Guardian World News

  • Military leaders toppled him in February and named a consultative counsel to draft a new constitution.

    Niger Begins Campaign for Constitutional Referendum

  • It has now asked banks to refer to a consultative paper on the matter released by the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision to start the preparatory work.

    RBI Defers Bank Compensation Rules

  • In addition, the ANC should call a consultative summit to consider the theological (spiritual and religious) and social implications of this proposal and this being done in consultation with the NEC International Relations Committee.

    ANC 52ND NATIONAL CONFERENCE 2007 - RESOLUTIONS

  • Gibson said in effect all the ANC and NNP had announced was the establishment of a so-called consultative forum, at which the NNP

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • The ANC today called a consultative meeting with roleplayers in the soccer and sporting fraternity to work out ways of supporting the campaign for soccer at Newlands.

    ANC GIVES FULL SUPPORT TO SAFA IN CAMPAIGN FOR SOCCER AT NEWLANDS

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