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prosecutor

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈprɒsɪkjuːtər/ LAW
a lawyer in a court of law who tries to prove that someone is gulity of a crime: The defense and prosecutors agreed to recommend a one-year jail sentence.
a lawyer who represents the government in a court of law: a federal/public prosecutor
Translations of “prosecutor”
in Chinese (Traditional) 檢察官, 公訴人…
in Russian прокурор…
in Turkish davacı avukatı, savcı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 检察官, 公诉人…
in Polish prokurator, oskarżyciel/ka…
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