corespondent

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

Definition of corespondent

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

First Known Use of corespondent

1857


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corespondent

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

legal Definition of corespondent

1 :a joint respondent
2 :a person named as guilty of adultery with the defendant in a divorce suit

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