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consulting

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consulting

verb
present participle of consult

Synonyms of consulting (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to exchange viewpoints or seek advice for the purpose of finding a solution to a problem
  • will consult with several experts on the disease before deciding which course of treatment to pursue

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2 to use or seek out as a source of aid, relief, or advantage
  • I often consult the dictionary when I am uncertain of a word's exact meaning

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The first known use of consulting was in 1801

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“Consulting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/consulting. Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.

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