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Queen's Counsel

noun

Simple Definition of Queen's Counsel

  • : a barrister who is chosen to represent the British royal family in a court of law

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of Queen's Counsel

  1. :  a barrister selected to serve as counsel to the British crown —used during the reign of a queen

1850

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1850

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