Pronunciation: (prok"yu-rā'shun), [key]
1. the act of obtaining or getting; procurement.
2. the act of procuring prostitutes.
3. the appointment of a procurator, agent, or attorney.
4. the authority given.
5. a document whereby the authority is given.
6. Archaic.management for another; agency.
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