Simple Definition of class action
law : a lawsuit in which many people join together to sue because they all say they were harmed by the same person or group
Full Definition of class action
: a legal action undertaken by one or more plaintiffs on behalf of themselves and all other persons having an identical interest in the alleged wrong
First Known Use of class action
Rhymes with class action
abstraction, attraction, bolt-action, compaction, contraction, cross action, detraction, diffraction, distraction, exaction, extraction, impaction, inaction, infraction, job action, live-action, olfaction, protraction, reaction, redaction, refraction, retraction, stop-action, subtraction, transaction
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