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Queen's Counsel

noun

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

Full Definition of QUEEN'S COUNSEL

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

First Known Use of QUEEN'S COUNSEL

1850

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