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Noun: solicitor  su'li-si-tu(r)
  1. A petitioner who solicits contributions, trade or votes
    - canvasser
  2. [Brit] (law) A lawyer who gives legal advice and prepares legal documents
  3. [US] The chief legal officer of a city, town or jurisdiction

Derived forms: solicitors

Type of: attorney, lawyer, petitioner, requester, suppliant, supplicant

Encyclopedia: Solicitor