corespondent

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noun co·re·spon·dent \ˌkō-ri-ˈspän-dənt\

Definition of corespondent

  1. :  a person named as guilty of adultery with the defendant in a divorce suit

1857

First Known Use of corespondent

1857


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corespondent

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noun co·re·spon·dent \ˌkō-ri-ˈspän-dənt\

Legal Definition of corespondent

  1. 1 :  a joint respondent

  2. 2 :  a person named as guilty of adultery with the defendant in a divorce suit

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