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prosecution
British English: /prɒsɪˈkjuːʃ(ə)n/
American English: /ˌprɑsəˈkjuʃ(ə)n/

Translation of prosecution in French:

noun

  • 1 (Law) (institution of charge)
    poursuites (fpl) (judiciaires)
    to face/result in prosecution
    s'exposer à/entraîner des poursuites
    liable to prosecution
    passible de poursuites
    the prosecution process
    la procédure d'inculpation
  • 2 (Law) (party) the prosecution (private individual)
    le/les plaignant/-s
    (state, Crown) le ministère public
    Mr Green, for the prosecution, said…
    Maître Green, pour le ministère public, a dit…
  • 3 (of war, research) in the prosecution of one's duties
    dans l'accomplissement (m) de ses fonctions

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