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  • adj. Formed by, or resulting from, consultation; advisory.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Formed by, or resulting from, consultation; advisory.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Advisory.

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

  • adj. giving advice


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  • Wow, Phaedrus, what kind of security clearance do you have, that you know what Nancy Pelosi said during consultatory briefings by the White House and Pentagon?

    Matthew Yglesias » Pelosi Saves School Renovation Funds

  • Since according to the statutes governing voluntary organizations only men had the right to a consultatory vote, Henriette Goldschmidt at first hesitated to become a member, joining it only after her husband, who saw this proviso as a necessary step towards emancipation, persuaded her to do so.

    Henriette Goldschmidt.

  • The House of Chiefs Ntlo ya Dikgosi is a consultatory body of the legislative branch of Botswana's government and advises Parliament on issues of culture.

    Kgosi Kgolo Kgafela II

  • Formerly they made consultatory staves of this tree; and the variegated rods which Jacob peel’d to lay in the troughs, and impress a fancy in his father-in-law’s conceiving ewes, were of this material.

    Sylva, Vol. 1 (of 2) Or A Discourse of Forest Trees


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