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procurator fiscal

  

      n   (in Scotland) a legal officer who performs the functions of public prosecutor and coroner  
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procurator  
      n  
1    (in ancient Rome) a civil official of the emperor's administration, often employed as the governor of a minor province or as a financial agent  
2    Rare   a person engaged and authorized by another to manage his affairs  
     (C13: from Latin: a manager, from procurare to attend to)  
  procuracy  
  procuratorship      n  
  procuratorial  
  procuratory      adj  


procurator fiscal  
      n   (in Scotland) a legal officer who performs the functions of public prosecutor and coroner  

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