Meaning of “barrister” in the English Dictionary

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"barrister" in British English

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barristernoun [ C ]

uk /ˈbær.ɪ.stər/ us /ˈber.ə.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

(Definition of “barrister” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"barrister" in Business English

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barristernoun [ C ]

uk /ˈbærɪstər/ us

LAW a type of lawyer in the UK, Australia, and some other countries who is qualified to give specialist legal advice and can argue a case in both higher and lower law courts

(Definition of “barrister” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)