procuration

noun proc·u·ra·tion \ ˌprä-kyə-ˈrā-shən \

Definition of procuration

1 a : the act of appointing another as one's agent or attorney
b : the authority vested in one so appointed
2 : the action of obtaining something (such as supplies) : procurement

Origin and Etymology of procuration

Middle English procuratioun, from Anglo-French procuration, from Latin procuration-, procuratio, from procurare


Law Dictionary

procuration

noun proc·u·ra·tion \ ˌprä-kyə-ˈrā-shən \

legal Definition of procuration

1 in the civil law of Louisiana : power of attorney
2 : procurement 1

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