1) N-COUNT A consultancy is a company that gives expert advice on a particular subject.

A survey of 57 hospitals by Newchurch, a consultancy, reveals striking improvements.

...a management consultancy from Switzerland.

2) N-UNCOUNT: oft N n Consultancy is expert advice on a particular subject which a person or group is paid to provide to a company or organization.

He is acting on a consultancy basis...

The project provides both consultancy and training.

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