Impeacher \Im*peach"er\, n. One who impeaches. [1913 Webster]

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  • informer — in·form·er n: informant Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. informer …   Law dictionary

  • accuser — I noun accusant, accusatrix, challenger, complainant, delator, denouncer, impeacher, incriminator, indictor, informer, libelant, litigant, party to a suit, petitioner, prosecutor II index claimant, complainant, district attorney, informant …   Law dictionary

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