Meaning of “Crown prosecutor” in the English Dictionary

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"Crown prosecutor" in British English

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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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