eye-witness

eye-witness
noun (a person who sees something (eg a crime) happen: Eye-witnesses were questioned by the police.) øjenvidne
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noun (a person who sees something (eg a crime) happen: Eye-witnesses were questioned by the police.) øjenvidne

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