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Pronunciation: /ˌprɑːsɪˈkjuːʃən; ˌprɒsɪˈkjuːʃən/

Translation of prosecution in Spanish:


  • 1 [Law/Derecho] 1.1 uncountable/no numerable (bringing to trial) interposición (feminine) de una acción judicial
    Example sentences
    • Two people are facing possible prosecutions for malicious or criminal damage.
    • To respond to mass atrocity with legal prosecutions is to embrace the rule of law.
    • Certainly, he contends, Parliament never intended to impose a filter for criminal prosecutions.
    1.2 countable/numerable (court case) proceso (masculine), juicio (masculine) to bring a prosecution against sb interponer* una acción judicial contra algn it's his second prosecution for theft es la segunda vez que lo procesan por robo 1.3 (prosecuting side) the prosecution la acusación (before noun/delante del nombre) prosecution case acusación (feminine) prosecution witness testigo (masculine and feminine) de cargo or de la acusación

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