Meeting+for+consultation

  • 1 Meeting for Sufferings — is an executive committee of Britain Yearly Meeting, the body which acts on behalf of members of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) in Great Britain and the Crown Dependencies. It has about 200 members who meet five times a year to make… …

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  • 2 Friends World Committee for Consultation — Friend World Committee for Consultation (FWCC) is a Quaker organization that works to communicate between all parts of Quakerism. FWCC s world headquarters is based in London [ [http://www.fwccworld.org/ FWCC World office homepage] ] . It has… …

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  • 3 Friends World Committee for Consultation —    The Friends World Committee for Consultation (FWCC) is the major agency uniting the various bodies of Quakers (Society of Friends) around the world. It was organized at the Second World Conference of Friends held in 1937 at Swarthmore,… …

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  • 4 consultation — [[t]kɒ̱nsəlte͟ɪʃ(ə)n[/t]] consultations 1) N VAR A consultation is a meeting which is held to discuss something. Consultation is discussion about something. Next week he ll be in Florida for consultations with President Mitterrand... The plans… …

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  • 5 consultation */*/ — UK [ˌkɒns(ə)lˈteɪʃ(ə)n] / US [ˌkɑns(ə)lˈteɪʃ(ə)n] noun Word forms consultation : singular consultation plural consultations 1) a) [uncountable] discussion between people or groups before they make a decision a consultation process/period… …

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  • 6 consultation — con|sul|ta|tion [ ,kansl teıʃn ] noun ** 1. ) uncount discussion between people or groups before they make a decision: a consultation process/period consultation with: We can go ahead only after consultation with management. in consultation with… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 7 consultation — con|sul|ta|tion W3S3 [ˌkɔnsəlˈteıʃən US ˌka:n ] n 1.) [U and C] a discussion in which people who are affected by or involved in something can give their opinions consultation with ▪ The decision was reached after consultation with parents and… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 8 consultation — noun 1 (U) a discussion in which people who are affected by a decision can say what they think should be done: Parents are demanding a greater consultation over their children s future. | in consultation with (=with the agreement and help of… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9 consultation — /kon seuhl tay sheuhn/, n. 1. the act of consulting; conference. 2. a meeting for deliberation, discussion, or decision. 3. a meeting of physicians to evaluate a patient s case and treatment. 4. Eng. Law. a writ returning a case to an… …

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  • 10 consultation — con•sul•ta•tion [[t]ˌkɒn səlˈteɪ ʃən[/t]] n. 1) the act of consulting; conference 2) a meeting for deliberation or discussion 3) cvb a meeting of physicians to evaluate a patient s case and treatment • Etymology: 1540–50; < L …

    From formal English to slang

  • 11 consultation — /ˌkɒnsəlˈteɪʃən / (say .konsuhl tayshuhn) noun 1. the act of consulting; conference. 2. a meeting for deliberation. 3. an application for advice to one engaged in a profession, especially to a medical practitioner, etc. 4. (euphemistic) a lottery …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 12 consultation — n. 1. Consulting, making in quiry, seeking the advice. 2. Conference, deliberation. 3. Council, meeting for deliberation …

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  • 13 Consultation Document on the Methods for Selecting the Chief Executive and for Forming the LegCo in 2012 — Participants HK Govt., LegCo, Pan democrats, pro Beijing camp Location Hong Kong Date 18 November 2009 – June 2010 Result …

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  • 14 consultation — con‧sul‧ta‧tion [ˌkɒnslˈteɪʆn ǁ ˌkɑːn ] noun 1. [countable, uncountable] a discussion in which people can give their opinions, before a decision is made : • Following extensive consultation with staff, the company introduced a new salary… …

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  • 15 Consultation — may refer to: Public consultation, a process by which the public s input on matters affecting them is sought Consultation (Texas), the 1835 Texas meeting of colonists on a proposed rebellion against the Republic of Mexico Consultation (doctor), a …

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  • 16 meeting — I (conference) noun assembly, caucus, colloquy, conclave, concursus, congressio, consistory, consultation, convention, conventus, convocation, discussion, encounter, exchange of views, forum, gathering, interchange of views, negotiation, open… …

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  • 17 Consultation on Church Union — The Consultation on Church Union (COCU) was an effort towards church unity in the United States, that began in 1962 and in 2002 became the Churches Uniting in Christ. It was a significant part of the Christian movement towards Ecumenism. Contents …

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  • 18 consultation — noun 1) the need for further consultation with industry Syn: discussion, dialogue, discourse, debate, negotiation, deliberation 2) a 30 minute consultation Syn: meeting, talk, discussion, interview, audience …

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  • 19 consultation — noun 1) the need for further consultation with industry Syn: discussion, dialogue, debate, negotiation, deliberation 2) a 30 minute consultation Syn: meeting, talk, discussion, interview, examination …

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  • 20 Conference meeting — Conference Con fer*ence, n. [F. conf[ e]rence. See {Confer}.] 1. The act of comparing two or more things together; comparison. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Helps and furtherances which . . . the mutual conference of all men s collections and… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English