Definitions for attorney-in-fact
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An agent of the person giving him/her the power of attorney (for a specific purpose or for general purposes) to act on his/her behalf. The attorney-in-factu2019s power and responsibilities depend on the specific powers granted in the power of attorney document.
Origin: From earlier sense of attorney indicating any personal representative and earlier sense of fact meaning "act" or "deed."
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