prosecutorial
adjective Date: 1968 of, relating to, or being a prosecutor or prosecution

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  • prosecutorial — pros·e·cu·to·ri·al /ˌprä si kyü tōr ē əl/ adj: of, relating to, or being a prosecutor or prosecution Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …   Law dictionary

  • prosecutorial — [präs΄ə kyo͞o tôr′ē əl] adj. 1. of or having to do with a prosecutor 2. like a prosecutor, as in being relentless, aggressive, etc. in the pursuit of some goal …   English World dictionary

  • prosecutorial — /pros i kyoo tawr ee euhl, tohr /, adj. of or pertaining to a prosecutor or prosecution: prosecutorial zeal. [1970 75; PROSECUTOR + IAL] * * * …   Universalium

  • prosecutorial — adjective Relating to a prosecuting criminal cases. Prosecutorial misconduct can lead to the lawyers disbarment …   Wiktionary

  • prosecutorial — adj. Prosecutorial is used with these nouns: ↑misconduct …   Collocations dictionary

  • prosecutorial — prosecutor ► NOUN 1) a person, especially a public official, who prosecutes someone. 2) a lawyer who conducts the case against a defendant. DERIVATIVES prosecutorial adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • prosecutorial — adj. pertaining to prosecution, pertaining to a legal accusation or action (Law) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • prosecutorial — pros·e·cu·to·ri·al …   English syllables

  • prosecutorial — pros•e•cu•to•ri•al [[t]ˌprɒs ɪ kyʊˈtɔr i əl, ˈtoʊr [/t]] adj. of or pertaining to a prosecutor or prosecution • Etymology: 1970–75 …   From formal English to slang

  • prosecutorial — ˌpräsə̇kyüˈtōrēəl, ˈtȯr adjective Etymology: prosecutor + ial : of, relating to, or being a prosecutor or prosecution …   Useful english dictionary

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