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advocate


advocate

noun

Definition of ADVOCATE

1
a person who actively supports or favors a cause <Mark Twain, Noah Webster, and President Theodore Roosevelt are among past advocates of a reformed spelling system>
2
a person whose profession is to conduct lawsuits for clients or to advise about legal rights and obligations <with such a strong case against him, he's going to need the best advocate that money can buy>

March 05, 2015
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