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  1. 1
    present somewhere, often at an important or official event

    The Duke of York will be in attendance at tonight’s gala concert.

  2. 2
    staying or travelling with someone in order to serve or look after them
    in attendance on:

    The two ladies in attendance on the Queen were sitting in a corner talking quietly.

 
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