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ATTENDANT. One who owes a duty or service to another, or in some sort depends upon him. Termes de la Ley, h.t. As to attendant terms, see Powell on Morts. Index, tit. Attendant term; Park on Dower, c. 1 7.

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All at once that shifty look came into his eyes which we always see when a madman has seized an idea, and with it the shifty movement of the head and back which asylum attendants come to know so well.
But the singular appearance of his companion and his attendants, arrested their attention and excited their wonder, and they could scarcely attend to the Prior of Jorvaulx' question, when he demanded if they knew of any place of harbourage in the vicinity; so much were they surprised at the half monastic, half military appearance of the swarthy stranger, and at the uncouth dress and arms of his Eastern attendants.
Each maintained his opinion with sufficient obstinacy, as is usual in all such cases; the attendants were appealed to, but they had not been near enough to hear Wamba's directions.
And he caused one of his attendants to mount his own led horse, and give that upon which he had hitherto ridden to the stranger, who was to serve for a guide.
She also sent a message to the Prince's attendants that they might travel slowly back to the Court of King Peridor, and that the beautiful bird had really been found.
The Association of Flight Attendants is the Flight Attendant union.
M2 EQUITYBITES-February 21, 2018-Flight attendant union reaches merger tentative agreement with Alaska Airlines
Communicate with Park supervisors if for any reason scope of work cannot be performed, including late arrival of attendant or if attendant must leave premises prior to designated time.
Attending Madness looks at asylums as workplaces, describing the occupation of the attendant in Victoria between 1848 and 1886.
We will strike when the first bankruptcy judge throws out a flight attendant contract," said Patricia Friend, president of the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA, reports AP.