Meaning of ATTORNEY in English

ATTORNEY

— attorneyship , n.

/euh terr"nee/ , n. , pl. attorneys .

1. a lawyer; attorney-at-law.

2. an attorney-in-fact; agent.

[ 1250-1300; ME attourne lit., (one who is) turned to, i.e., appointed, ptp. of attourner to ATTORN ]

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