attorney-at-law


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at·tor·ney-at-law

(ə-tûr′nē-ət-lô′)
n. pl. attorneys-at-law
An attorney.
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attorney-at-law

n, pl attorneys-at-law
1. (Law) chiefly US a lawyer qualified to represent in court a party to a legal action
2. (Professions) chiefly US a lawyer qualified to represent in court a party to a legal action
3. (Law) obsolete Brit a solicitor
4. (Professions) obsolete Brit a solicitor
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attor′ney-at-law′



n., pl. attorneys-at-law.
an officer of the court authorized to appear before it as a representative of a party to a legal controversy.
[1530–40]
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