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Definition of prosecutor noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    prosecutor

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈprɑsəˌkyut̮ər//
     
     
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  1. 1 a public official who charges someone officially with a crime and prosecutes them in court the state prosecutor
  2. 2a lawyer who leads the case against a defendant in court
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: prosecutor