[proh-kyoor-er, pruh-]
a person who procures, especially a pander or pimp.

1350–1400; Middle English (see procure, -er1); replacing Middle English procurour < Anglo-FrenchLatin prōcūrātōr- (stem of prōcūrātor) procurator Unabridged
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procurer or (feminine) procuress (prəˈkjʊərə, prəˈkjʊərɪs)
a person who procures, esp one who procures women or girls as prostitutes
procuress or (feminine) procuress

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The procurer general must approve continued detention.
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