District Attorney Definition

noun
In the U.S., a lawyer serving in a specified judicial district as prosecutor for the state or for the federal government in criminal cases.
Webster's New World
A prosecutor in the state or municipal court system, often an elected official.
Webster's New World Law
Synonyms:
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Noun

Singular:
district attorney
Plural:
district attorneys

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