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compurgator

[ kom-per-gey-ter ]
/ ˈkɒm pərˌgeɪ tər /
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noun
a person who vouches for the innocence and truthful testimony of another.
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Origin of compurgator

1525–35; <Medieval Latin, equivalent to compurgā(re) (see compurgation) + -tor-tor
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