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attendantnoun [C]

uk   us   /əˈten.dənt/
someone whose ​job is to be in a ​place and ​helpvisitors or ​customers: a ​cloakroom/​museum attendant someone whose ​job is to ​travel or ​live with an ​importantperson and ​help him or her: The Prince was ​followed by his attendants.

attendantadjective

uk   us   /əˈten.dənt/ formal
coming with a ​stated thing or ​resulting from it: debt and ​its attendant ​problems There are too many ​risks attendant on such a ​largeinvestment of ​money. present with someone to ​help them, or ​present at an ​event, ​place, etc.: attendant ​staff the attendant ​crowd/​fans
(Definition of attendant from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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attendantnoun [C]

 us   /əˈten·dənt/
someone whose ​job is to ​helpothers in a ​particularplace or ​situation: a ​gasstation/​parking lot attendant
(Definition of attendant from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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