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approver

[ uh-proo-ver ]
/ əˈpru vər /
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noun

a person who approves.
Old English Law. an accomplice to a felony who confesses his or her guilt and gives evidence against his or her confederates.

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Origin of approver

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; see origin at approve, -er1
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