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- n. a barrister or advocate appointed by the Crown (when the monarch is a queen)
- n. In Canada, an honorific status conferred by the federal or provincial governments to senior or meritorious lawyers.
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- n. See King's counsel, King's evidence, under King.
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- n. Counsel to the Crown when the British monarch is a queen
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