grievant

noun
griev·​ant | \ ˈgrē-vənt How to pronounce grievant (audio) \

Definition of grievant

: one who submits a grievance for arbitration

First Known Use of grievant

1958, in the meaning defined above

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“Grievant.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/grievant. Accessed 29 January 2020.

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grievant

noun
griev·​ant | \ ˈgrē-vənt How to pronounce grievant (audio) \

Legal Definition of grievant

: one who submits a grievance for resolution through a grievance procedure and especially for arbitration

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