[ pros-i-kyoo-tawr-ee-uhl, -tohr- ]
/ ˌprɒs ɪ kyʊˈtɔr i əl, -ˈtoʊr- /
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of or relating to a prosecutor or prosecution: prosecutorial zeal.
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In “Empire of Pain,” Keefe marshals a large pile of evidence and deploys it with prosecutorial precision.For the Sackler family, a dynasty built on medicine, marketing and pain|Jonathan Cohn|April 8, 2021|Washington Post