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consults

verb
present tense third-person singular of consult

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(Entry 1 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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consults

noun
plural of consult

Synonyms of consults (Entry 2 of 2)

an exchange of views for the purpose of exploring a subject or deciding an issue
  • it was time for a change of do, which called for a consult with her hairdresser

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“Consults.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/consults. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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