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English definition of “barrister”


noun [C]     /ˈbær.ɪ.stər/ US  /-stɚ/
a type of lawyer in the UK , Australia , and some other countries who can give specialized legal advice and can argue a case in both higher and lower courts Lawyers and legal officials
(Definition of barrister noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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