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barrister
used in Jane Eyre

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a lawyer who can speak in the higher courts of law in Britain, Australia, Canada and some other countries
  • He went to college, and he got — plucked, I think they call it: and then his uncles wanted him to be a barrister, and study the law: but he is such a dissipated young man, they will never make much of him, I think.
    Chapter 10 (83% in)

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