King's evidence

noun

Definition of King's evidence

: one who gives evidence for the crown in British criminal proceedings used when the British monarch is a king willingness to turn King's evidence — compare state's evidence

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“King's evidence.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/King%27s%20evidence. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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