Meaning of ATTORNEY in English

vt to perform by proxy; to employ as a proxy.

2. attorney ·noun a substitute; a proxy; an agent.

3. attorney ·noun one who is legally appointed by another to transact any business for him; an attorney in fact.

4. attorney ·noun a legal agent qualified to act for suitors and defendants in legal proceedings; an attorney at law.

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