John Stiles

\ -ˈstī(ə)lz \

Definition of John Stiles

: a party to legal proceedings whose true name is unknown especially : the third such party when three are unknown — compare john doe , richard miles , richard roe

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“John Stiles.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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