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English definition of “prosecutor”

prosecutor

noun [C]     /ˈprɒs.ɪ.kjuː.tər/ US  /ˈprɑː.sɪ.kjuː.t̬ɚ/
C2 a legal official who accuses someone of committing a crime, especially in a law courtLawyers and legal officials
(Definition of prosecutor noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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