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procurador

substantivo

partial

public prosecutor

noun

Comparative law notes

"Prosecutor" is narrower in meaning than "procurador" (i.e., Procurador de Justiça, Procurador da República) because prosecutors represent the government only in criminal cases.

Definitions of public prosecutor

a legal representative of the government responsible for prosecuting criminal cases (=representing the state in criminal cases)

The federal prosecutor brought charges against the defendant.