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solicitor

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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Solicitor \So*lic"it*or\, noun [F. solliciteur, L. sollicitator.]

1. One who solicits.

2. (Law) (a) An attorney or advocate; one who represents another in court; -- formerly, in English practice, the professional designation of a person admitted to practice in a court of chancery or equity. See the Note under {Attorney}. (b) The law officer of a city, town, department, or government; as, the city solicitor; the solicitor of the treasury.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

solicitor

noun

1: a petitioner who solicits contributions or trade or votes [syn: {solicitor}, {canvasser}]

2: a British lawyer who gives legal advice and prepares legal documents


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