Procuration money
Procuration Proc`u*ra"tion, n. [L. procuratio: cf. F. procuration. See {Procure}.] [1913 Webster] 1. The act of procuring; procurement. [1913 Webster]

2. The management of another's affairs. [1913 Webster]

3. The instrument by which a person is empowered to transact the affairs of another; a proxy. [1913 Webster]

4. (Ch. of Eng.) A sum of money paid formerly to the bishop or archdeacon, now to the ecclesiastical commissioners, by an incumbent, as a commutation for entertainment at the time of visitation; -- called also {proxy}. [1913 Webster]

{Procuration money} (Law), money paid for procuring a loan. --Blackstone. [1913 Webster]


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