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Crown prosecutornoun [C]

uk   /ˌkraʊn ˈprɒs.ɪ.kjuː.tər/  us   /ˌkraʊn ˈprɑː.sɪ.kjuː.t̬ɚ/ specialized
in England and Wales, an official who is responsible for trying to prove in a law court that people accused of crimes are guilty
(Definition of Crown prosecutor from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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Crown prosecutornoun [C]

 us   /ˈkrɑʊn ˌprɑs·ɪˌkyu·t̬ər/ Cdn
a Crown attorney
(Definition of Crown prosecutor from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 皇家检察官…
in Chinese (Traditional) 皇家檢察官…
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