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law clerk n: one (as a law school graduate) who provides a judge, magistrate, or lawyer with assistance in such matters as research and analysis
Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.