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Consultation vs. Appointment

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Consultationnoun

the act of consulting

Appointmentnoun

The act of appointing a person to hold an office or to have a position of trust

‘His appointment was deemed suitable’;

Consultationnoun

a conference for the exchange of information and advice

Appointmentnoun

The state of being appointed to a service or office; an office to which one is appointed

‘the appointment of treasurer’;

Consultationnoun

An appointment or meeting with a professional person, such as a doctor.

Appointmentnoun

Stipulation; agreement; the act of fixing by mutual agreement.

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Consultationnoun

The act of consulting or conferring; deliberation of two or more persons on some matter, with a view to a decision.

‘Thus they doubtful consultations darkEnded.’;

Appointmentnoun

An arrangement between people to meet; an engagement.

‘They made an appointment to meet at six.’; ‘I'm leaving work early because I have a doctor's appointment.’;

Consultationnoun

A council or conference, as of physicians, held to consider a special case, or of lawyers restained in a cause.

Appointmentnoun

(religion) Decree; direction; established order or constitution.

‘To submit to the divine appointments.’;

Consultationnoun

a conference (usually with someone important);

‘he had a consultation with the judge’; ‘he requested an audience with the king’;

Appointmentnoun

(law) The exercise of the power of designating (under a power of appointment) a person to enjoy an estate or other specific property; also, the instrument by which the designation is made.

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Consultationnoun

a conference between two or more people to consider a particular question;

‘frequent consultations with his lawyer’; ‘a consultation of several medical specialists’;

Appointmentnoun

(government) The assignment of a person by an official to perform a duty, such as a presidential appointment of a judge to a court.

Consultationnoun

the act of referring or consulting;

‘reference to an encyclopedia produced the answer’;

Appointmentnoun

Equipment, furniture.

Appointmentnoun

(US) A honorary part or exercise, as an oration, etc., at a public exhibition of a college.

‘to have an appointment’;

Appointmentnoun

(obsolete) The allowance paid to a public officer.

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Appointmentnoun

The act of appointing; designation of a person to hold an office or discharge a trust; as, he erred by the appointment of unsuitable men.

Appointmentnoun

The state of being appointed to som service or office; an office to which one is appointed; station; position; an, the appointment of treasurer.

Appointmentnoun

Stipulation; agreement; the act of fixing by mutual agreement. Hence:: Arrangement for a meeting; engagement; as, they made an appointment to meet at six.

Appointmentnoun

Decree; direction; established order or constitution; as, to submit to the divine appointments.

‘According to the appointment of the priests.’;

Appointmentnoun

The exercise of the power of designating (under a "power of appointment") a person to enjoy an estate or other specific property; also, the instrument by which the designation is made.

Appointmentnoun

Equipment, furniture, as for a ship or an army; whatever is appointed for use and management; outfit; (pl.) the accouterments of military officers or soldiers, as belts, sashes, swords.

‘The cavaliers emulated their chief in the richness of their appointments.’; ‘I'll prove it in my shackles, with these handsVoid of appointment, that thou liest.’;

Appointmentnoun

An allowance to a person, esp. to a public officer; a perquisite; - properly only in the plural.

‘An expense proportioned to his appointments and fortune is necessary.’;

Appointmentnoun

A honorary part or exercise, as an oration, etc., at a public exhibition of a college; as, to have an appointment.

Appointmentnoun

the act of putting a person into a non-elective position;

‘the appointment had to be approved by the whole committee’;

Appointmentnoun

a meeting arranged in advance;

‘she asked how to avoid kissing at the end of a date’;

Appointmentnoun

(usually plural) furnishings and equipment (especially for a ship or hotel)

Appointmentnoun

a person who is appointed to a job or position

Appointmentnoun

the job to which you are (or hope to be) appointed;

‘he applied for an appointment in the treasury’;

Appointmentnoun

(law) the act of disposing of property by virtue of the power of appointment;

‘she allocated part of the trust to her church by appointment’;

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