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power of attorney

noun [C or U] uk   us   specialized
the legal right to act for someone else in their financial or business matters, or the document that gives you this right
Translations of “power of attorney”
in Chinese (Traditional) 代理權, 委託書, 授權書…
in Chinese (Simplified) 代理权, 委托书, 授权书…
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