attorney

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(Can this(+) etymology be sourced?) Old French atornee, feminine past participle of atorner (to prepare, to ready), compare attorn

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attorney (plural attorneys)

  1. (US) A lawyer; one who advises or represents others in legal matters as a profession.
  2. An agent or representative authorized to act on someone else's behalf.

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