Business Dictionary :
Attorney, Attract and Attractive

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Attorney : noun :

(a) person who is legally allowed to act on behalf of someone else

Power of Attorney = legal document giving someone the right to act on someone's behalf in legal matters

• His solicitor was granted power of attorney.

(b) lawyer (US)

Attract : verb : to make something or someone join or come in

• The company is offering free holidays in Spain to attract buyers.

• We have difficulty in attracting skilled staff to this part of the country.

Attractive : adjective : This attracts

• Attractive prices = prices which are cheap enough to make buyers want to buy

• Attractive salary = good salary to make high-quality applicants apply for the job

QUOTE : Airlines offer special stopover rates and hotel packages to attract customers and to encourage customer loyalty. (Business Traveller)

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