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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Attendance  \At*tend"ance\,  n.  [OE.  attendance,  OF  atendance, 
  fr  atendre  F.  attendre  See  {Attend},  v.  t.] 
  1.  Attention;  regard;  careful  application.  [Obs.] 
 
  Till  I  come  give  attendance  to  reading.  --1  Tim. 
  iv  13. 
 
  2.  The  act  of  attending;  state  of  being  in  waiting;  service; 
  ministry;  the  fact  of  being  present;  presence. 
 
  Constant  attendance  at  church  three  times  a  day 
  --Fielding. 
 
  3.  Waiting  for  expectation.  [Obs.] 
 
  Languishing  attendance  and  expectation  of  death. 
  --Hooker. 
 
  4.  The  persons  attending;  a  retinue;  attendants. 
 
  If  your  stray  attendance  by  yet  lodged.  --Milton. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  attendance 
  n  :  the  act  of  being  present  (at  a  meeting  or  event  etc.)  [syn: 
  {attending}]  [ant:  {nonattendance}] 




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