Definition of 'coroner'
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The coroner recorded a verdict of suicide. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The assistant coroner adjourned the inquest to resume today. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The coroner recorded a narrative verdict and said it was unclear why she had killed herself. The Sun (2016)The assistant coroner recorded a narrative verdict. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The coroner's narrative verdict concluded neglect and treatment failures contributed to his death. The Sun (2016)In June last year the coroner delivered a verdict of suicide. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The inquest was due to be held at Woking coroners' court. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Swansea coroner's court verdict: suicide. The Sun (2016)An inquest was opened and adjourned at Oxford coroner's court. The Sun (2016)He said :'A coroner would call witnesses who could say what they saw that morning and give the family some kind of closure. The Sun (2016)The death has been reported to the coroner and an inquest will be held. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The coroner recorded a death by suicide. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The coroner recorded gross failings in her treatment. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The coroner returned a verdict of suicide. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The case will now pass to the coroner for an inquest. Times, Sunday Times (2010)No further details were released and officials are waiting for a cause of death from the coroner. The Sun (2012)The coroner recorded verdicts of accidental death. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Police are preparing a report for the coroner and an inquest will open soon. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The coroner recorded a verdict that he took his own life. The Sun (2009)The coroner recorded an open verdict. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Cops and coroner's officials were the only mourners at the funeral. The Sun (2009)In the first coach were the jury, the coroner and leading counsel. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Many of the reported deaths are recorded by coroners through investigation, without the need for an inquest. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Police and probation services were criticised by a coroner's jury over failures that led to the unlawful killing of a young woman. Times, Sunday Times (2009)THE coroner told the jury that the killing couldn't be unlawful. The Sun (2008)Westminster coroner's court heard he had taken an overdose in 2006 and been sectioned twice. The Sun (2015)Mr Masters is expected to expand his staff, including the appointment of an additional deputy coroner. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The hearing at Woking coroner's court continues. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Nor was the intention to hamper the coroners' investigations, the official said. Times, Sunday Times (2007)A coroner's office official said that the death appeared to have been the result of natural causes or an accident. Times, Sunday Times (2015)A Bournemouth coroner recorded unlawful death. The Sun (2010)The lecture hall in my museum once became the venue for a coroner's court, aptly holding a treasure trove inquest. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A woman sat dead in her chair for about a year and a half, the deputy Cheshire coroner was told. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'coroner'
British English: coroner NOUN
A coroner is an official who is responsible for investigating the deaths of people who have died in a sudden, violent, or unusual way.
The coroner recorded a verdict of accidental death.
- American English: coroner
- Brazilian Portuguese: magistrado que investiga mortes suspeitas
- Chinese: 验尸官
- European Spanish: juez de instrucción
- French: officiel chargé de déterminer les causes d'un décèsN
- German: Rechtsmediziner
- Italian: magistrato incaricato di indagare la causa di morte in circostanze sospette
- Japanese: 検死官
- Korean: 검시관
- European Portuguese: médico legista
- Spanish: juez de instrucción
Definition of coroner from the Collins English Dictionary
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