procuration

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

Definition of procuration

  1. 1 a :  the act of appointing another as one's agent or attorney b :  the authority vested in one so appointed

  2. 2 :  the action of obtaining something (as supplies) :  procurement

Origin and Etymology of procuration

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


First Known Use: 15th century


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procuration

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

Legal Definition of procuration

  1. 1 in the civil law of Louisiana :  power of attorney

  2. 2 :  procurement 1


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