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magistrate

mag·is·trate

magistrate

 
pronunciation:
mae jih streIt [or] mae jih striht
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition: a public official who exercises a judicial or executive function, such as a mayor or justice of the peace.
synonyms:
judge, justice, prefect, provost
similar words:
burgomaster, constable, mayor, regent, syndic
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