percipient witness

Definition of "percipient witness"
  1. A person who gives evidence in a case based on what they personally saw or experienced
How to use "percipient witness" in a sentence
  1. The case was strengthened by the testimony of a percipient witness who saw the event unfold.
  2. The judge asked the percipient witness to recount the details of the incident.
  3. The percipient witness provided a crucial piece of evidence in the case.

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