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 for attended
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Attend \At*tend"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Attended; p. pr. & vb.
     n. Attending.] [OE. atenden, OF. atendre, F. attendre, to
     expect, to wait, fr. L. attendre to stretch, (sc. animum), to
     apply the mind to; ad + tendere to stretch. See Tend.]
     1. To direct the attention to; to fix the mind upon; to give
        heed to; to regard. [Obs.]
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              The diligent pilot in a dangerous tempest doth not
              attend the unskillful words of the passenger. --Sir
                                                    P. Sidney.
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     2. To care for; to look after; to take charge of; to watch
        over.
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     3. To go or stay with, as a companion, nurse, or servant; to
        visit professionally, as a physician; to accompany or
        follow in order to do service; to escort; to wait on; to
        serve.
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              The fifth had charge sick persons to attend.
                                                    --Spenser.
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              Attends the emperor in his royal court. --Shak.
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              With a sore heart and a gloomy brow, he prepared to
              attend William thither.               --Macaulay.
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     4. To be present with; to accompany; to be united or
        consequent to; as, a measure attended with ill effects.
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              What cares must then attend the toiling swain.
                                                    --Dryden.
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     5. To be present at; as, to attend church, school, a concert,
        a business meeting.
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     6. To wait for; to await; to remain, abide, or be in store
        for. [Obs.]
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              The state that attends all men after this. --Locke.
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              Three days I promised to attend my doom. --Dryden.
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     Syn: To Attend, Mind, Regard, Heed, Notice.
  
     Usage: Attend is generic, the rest are specific terms. To
            mind is to attend so that it may not be forgotten; to
            regard is to look on a thing as of importance; to heed
            is to attend to a thing from a principle of caution;
            to notice is to think on that which strikes the
            senses. --Crabb. See Accompany.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  attended
      adj 1: playing or singing with instrumental or vocal
             accompaniment [syn: accompanied, attended] [ant:
             unaccompanied]
      2: having a caretaker or other watcher [syn: attended, tended
         to(p)]

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