consultative

  • 1consultative — UK US /kənˈsʌltətɪv/ adjective ► giving advice about something: »consultative document/paper »a consultative committee …

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  • 2Consultative — Con*sult a*tive (k[o^]n*s[u^]lt [.a]*t[i^]v), a. Pertaining to consultation; having the privilege or right of conference. A consultative . . . power. Abp. Bramhall. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3consultative — CONSULTATIVE. adj. f. Qui n est d usage que dans cette phrase. Avoir voix consultative, pour dire, Avoir le droit de dire son avis, mais sans que cet avis soit compté dans les délibérations de la Compagnie. Les Évêques ont voix délibérative dans… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • 4consultative — [kən sul′tətôr΄ē, kän′səl tā΄tôr΄ēkən sul′tə tiv΄, kän′səl tā΄tiv΄] adj. of or relating to consultation; advisory [a consultative body]: also consultatory [kən sul′tətôr΄ē, kän′səl tā΄tôr΄ē] …

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  • 5consultative — index hortative Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 6consultative — 1580s, from M.L. *consultativus, from consultat , pp. stem of consultare (see CONSULTATION (Cf. consultation)) …

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  • 7consultative — ● consultatif, consultative adjectif (de consulter) Qui est appelé à donner des avis, des conseils sur certaines choses, sans avoir pouvoir de décision ; se dit de la fonction elle même : Nous n avons qu un rôle consultatif. ● consultatif,… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 8consultative — adjective Date: 1583 of, relating to, or intended for consultation ; advisory < a consultative committee > < a consultative document > …

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  • 9consultative — [[t]kənsʌ̱ltətɪv[/t]] ADJ: usu ADJ n A consultative committee or document gives advice or makes proposals about a particular problem or subject. ...the consultative committee on local government finance. Syn: advisory …

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  • 10consultative — con·sul·ta·tive kən səl tət iv, kän(t) səl .tāt iv adj of, relating to, or intended for consultation &LT;neurologic services are typically consultative (Physicians Current Procedural Terminology)&GT; …

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  • 11consultative — adj. Consultative is used with these nouns: ↑assembly, ↑committee, ↑conference, ↑document, ↑process, ↑role …

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  • 12consultative — con|sul|ta|tive [kənˈsʌltətıv] adj [usually before noun] providing advice and suggesting solutions to problems ▪ a consultative document …

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  • 13consultative — con|sul|ta|tive [ kən sʌltətıv ] adjective providing advice, information, or help on a particular subject: a consultative committee …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 14consultative — adjective providing advice and suggesting solutions to problems: a consultative document …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15consultative — UK [kənˈsʌltətɪv] / US adjective providing advice, information, or help on a particular subject a consultative committee …

    English dictionary

  • 16consultative — consult ► VERB 1) seek information or advice from. 2) seek permission or approval from. 3) (consulting) engaged in the business of giving advice to others in the same field. DERIVATIVES consultation noun consultative adjective consultee noun …

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  • 17consultative — adjective giving advice an advisory memorandum , his function was purely consultative • Syn: ↑advisory, ↑consultatory, ↑consultive • Similar to: ↑informative, ↑informatory …

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  • 18consultative — consultatively, adv. /keuhn sul teuh tiv, kon seuhl tay tiv/, adj. of or pertaining to consultation; advisory. Also, consultatory /keuhn sul teuh tawr ee, tohr ee/, consultive. [1575 85; CONSULTAT(ION) + IVE] * * * …

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  • 19consultative — adjective That gives advice or consultation; advisory …

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  • 20consultative — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Giving advice: advisory, consultatory, consulting, consultive. See OPINION …

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