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prosecutornoun [C]

uk   /ˈprɒs.ɪ.kjuː.tər/ us   /ˈprɑː.sə.kjuː.t̬ɚ/

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prosecutornoun [C]

us   /ˈprɑs·ɪˌkjut̬·ər/
a legal representative who officially accuses someone of committing a crime by bringing a case against that person in a court of law: Federal prosecutors intend to retry the case.
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prosecutornoun [C]

uk   /ˈprɒsɪkjuːtər/ us   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
(Definition of prosecutor from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “prosecutor”
in Chinese (Simplified) 检察官, 公诉人…
in Turkish davacı avukatı, savcı…
in Russian прокурор…
in Chinese (Traditional) 檢察官, 公訴人…
in Polish prokurator, oskarżyciel/ka…
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