Lawyers

Generally, those who are learned in the law. Specifically, those who prosecute or defend causes in courts of record or other judicial tribunals.

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Lawyer
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advocaten Dutch
advocaat Dutch
pleiters Dutch
abogados Spanish
abogado Spanish
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Generally, those who are learned in the law. Specifically, those who prosecute or defend causes in courts of record or other judicial tribunals.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300025627. The J. Paul Getty Trust.