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consultancy

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noun con·sul·tan·cy \kən-ˈsəl-tən(t)-sē\

Simple Definition of consultancy

  • : a company that gives professional advice to other companies for a fee : a consulting company

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of consultancy

plural

consultancies

  1. 1 :  consultation

  2. 2 :  an agency that provides consulting services

  3. 3 :  the position of a consultant

Examples of consultancy in a sentence

  1. The company has hired an excellent marketing consultancy.



1955

First Known Use of consultancy

1955


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