Meaning of “bystander” in the English Dictionary

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"bystander" in British English

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

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bystandernoun [ C ]

us /ˈbɑɪˌstæn·dər/

a person who is standing near and watching something that is happening but is not involved in it:

Many innocent bystanders were injured by the explosion.

(Definition of “bystander” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)