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eyewitnesses

noun
plural of eyewitness

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a person who sees something happen and is able to describe it
  • The police are hoping to locate an eyewitness to the shooting.

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“Eyewitnesses.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/eyewitnesses. Accessed 26 Sep. 2020.

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