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Turkish translation of “witness”

witness

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈwɪtnəs/
COURT someone in a court of law who says what they have seen and what they know about a crime
tanık, şahit
The witness was called to the stand.People appearing in court
SEE B2 someone who sees an accident or crime
tanık, şahit
Police are appealing for witnesses to the shooting.Using the eyesEyesight, glasses and lensesThe eye and surrounding areaPerceptiveCrime - general wordsAudiences and spectators
DOCUMENT someone who signs their name on an official document to say that they were present when someone else signed it
şahitlik, tanıklık
Official documentsSigning and signatures
(Definition of witness noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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