Definition for AT-TEND'ANT


  1. Accompanying; being present, or in the train. Other suns with their attendant moons. – Milton.
  2. Accompanying, connected with, or immediately following, as consequential; as, intemperance, with all its attendant evils.
  3. In law, depending on or owing service to; as, the wife attendant to the heir. – Cowel.

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