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English definition of “eyewitness”

eyewitness

noun [C]     /ˈaɪˌwɪt.nəs/
a person who saw something happen , for example a crime or an accident : According to an eyewitness account , the thieves abandoned their vehicle near the scene of the robbery .People appearing in court
(Definition of eyewitness noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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