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process server

noun, Law.
a person who serves legal documents, as subpoenas, writs, or warrants, especially those requiring appearance in court.
Origin of process server
1605-15 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • This venerable ancestor was, I have been told, a process server in one of the poorest parishes of the Rouergue.

    The Life of the Fly J. Henri Fabre
  • The man Richter was undoubtedly a process server—but who had hired him?

    The Lani People J. F. Bone

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