Definition of Advocates. Meaning of Advocates. Synonyms of Advocates

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Definition of Advocates

Advocate
Advocate Ad"vo*cate, v. i. To act as advocate. [Obs.] --Fuller.
Advocate
Advocate Ad"vo*cate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Advocated; p. pr. & vb. n. Advocating.] [See Advocate, n., Advoke, Avow.] To plead in favor of; to defend by argument, before a tribunal or the public; to support, vindicate, or recommend publicly. To advocate the cause of thy client. --Bp. Sanderson (1624). This is the only thing distinct and sensible, that has been advocated. --Burke. Eminent orators were engaged to advocate his cause. --Mitford.

Meaning of Advocates from wikipedia

- appear with an advocate, and a few solicitors known as 'solicitor-Advocates' have rights of audience, but for practical purposes, Advocates have almost exclusive...
- Look up advocate in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. An advocate is a professional in the field of law. The Advocate, The Advocates or Advocate may also...
- advocate-on-record is exempted from taking the above test. Supreme Court Advocates-On-Record ****ociation is the official ****ociation of the advocates...
- Judge-advocates are military lawyers serving in different capacities in the military justice systems of different jurisdictions. The Australian Army Legal...
- The Faculty of Advocates is an independent body of lawyers who have been admitted to practise as advocates before the courts of Scotland, especially the...
- States, advocated a capital grant and an unconditional citizens pension in his 1797 pamphlet Agrarian Justice. American economist Henry George advocated for...
- Advocate General (Australia) Judge Advocate General (Canada) Defence Judge Advocate Corps (Denmark) Judge Advocate General (India) Military Advocate General...
- solution. Although the Advocates General are full members of the court, they do not take part in the court's deliberations, and the Advocate General's opinion...
- organization of more than 730 commissioned officers serving as judge advocates, 30 limited duty officers (law), 500 enlisted members (primarily in the...
- The Advocates Library, founded in 1682, is the law library of the Faculty of Advocates, in Edinburgh. It served as the national deposit library of Scotland...