nonjoinder

noun non·join·der \ ˌnän-ˈjȯin-dər \

Definition of nonjoinder

: failure to include a necessary party to a suit at law

First Known Use of nonjoinder

1833

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nonjoinder

noun non·join·der \ ˌnän-ˈjȯin-dər \

legal Definition of nonjoinder

: the failure to join a party to a lawsuit

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