Solicitor


Solicitor
Solicitor So*lic"it*or, n. [F. solliciteur, L. sollicitator.] 1. One who solicits. [1913 Webster]

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. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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