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public prosecutornoun [C]

uk   /ˌpʌb.lɪk ˈprɒs.ɪ.kjuː.tər/ us   /ˌpʌb.lɪk ˈprɑː.sɪ.kjuː.t̬ɚ/ specialized
a lawyer who acts for the government against someone accused of a crime in court
(Definition of public prosecutor from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"public prosecutor" in Business English

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public prosecutornoun [C]

uk   us   LAW
a lawyer who represents the government in a court of law: Ugaz was named as a public prosecutor and charged with investigating the spy chief.
a government lawyer who decides whether someone formally accused of committing a crime should appear in court: The minister has asked the public prosecutor's office to see whether the banks have broken the law.
(Definition of public prosecutor from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “public prosecutor”
in Chinese (Simplified) 公诉人, 检察官…
in Chinese (Traditional) 公訴人, 檢察官…
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“public prosecutor” in Business English

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