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eyewitness

noun
     
Related topics: Crime
eye‧wit‧ness [countable]
SCC someone who has seen something such as a crime happen, and is able to describe it afterwards
eyewitness account/report/testimony
According to eyewitness accounts, soldiers opened fire on the crowd.
One eyewitness said he saw her talking to a man in a blue car.

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