double plea

noun

Definition of double plea

: a plea in law alleging two or more distinct matters in answer to the declaration where either of such matters alone would be a sufficient bar to the action

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“Double plea.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/double%20plea. Accessed 13 Jun. 2021.

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