Pronunciation: (u-ten'duns), [key]
1. the act of attending.
2. the persons or number of persons present: an attendance of more than 300 veterans.
3. dance attendance, to be obsequious in one's attentions or service; attend constantly: He was given a larger office and several assistants to dance attendance on him.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.