approver


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approver

(əˈpruːvə)
n
1. a person who approves
2. a person who proves, or offers to prove, another person's guilt
3. English law a person who confesses to committing a crime and gives evidence against his or her accomplices
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Noun1.approver - an authority with power to approveapprover - an authority with power to approve  
authority - (usually plural) persons who exercise (administrative) control over others; "the authorities have issued a curfew"
References in classic literature ?
Noah Claypole: receiving a free pardon from the Crown in consequence of being admitted approver against Fagin: and considering his profession not altogether as safe a one as he could wish: was, for some little time, at a loss for the means of a livelihood, not burdened with too much work.
Certainly, he said; that is what the approver of injustice says.
And so from every point of view, whether of pleasure, honour, or advantage, the approver of justice is right and speaks the truth, and the disapprover is wrong and false and ignorant.
As a counsellor she was not wanted; but as an approver, (a much safer character,) she was truly welcome.
We thirst for approbation, yet cannot forgive the approver.
KARACHI -- An antiterrorism court dismissed on Tuesday an application of police seeking permission for an accused to become an approver in a 1997 triple murder case.
the workflow should allow for the contract to move from one approver to the next, automatically, providing an alert notification to the approver indicating that action is required.
Petition states that SC discarded the statement of Ishaq Dar on wrong premises as it was recorded before learned Magistrate after grant of pardon, by Chairman NAB; as required under section 26 NAO1999, as per prevailing practice of recording of statement of approver before Magistrate even in ordinary criminal cases, although not required by specific provision of Cr.
PPP stalwart said that Ishaq Dar is an approver in Hudabiya case and did not aberrant during any court proceeding.
Recapping his verdict in the case, Justice Khosa had recalled that: "Ishaq Dar was an accused in the case, then he turned into an approver.
They are now in search of an approver as they don't have any witnesses (to prove the conspiracy).
The responsive, native iOS and Android app gives managers the ability to receive push notifications of invoices coming in to an approver's queue, view list of invoices assigned to approver and approve, reject and re-assign invoices