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English definition of “prosecution”

prosecution

noun
 
 
/ˌprɒsɪˈkjuːʃən/
the prosecution [group] the lawyers who are prosecuting someone in a court of law: The prosecution will begin presenting evidence today.Taking legal action
[C, U] the process of prosecuting someoneTaking legal action
(Definition of prosecution from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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