Definition of in attendance in English:

in attendance

  • 2Accompanying a member of royalty or other important person as an assistant or servant: Her Royal Highness travelled in an aircraft of The Queen’s Flight, with Viscountess Campden in attendance
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    • The earl of Sussex was in attendance on the queen during her progress in September and October 1574.
    • He is in attendance at important ceremonial occasions such as Trooping the Colour or the State Opening of Parliament.
    • The Earl of Derby was in attendance upon Her Majesty.
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Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody