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rebutter

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noun re·but·ter \-ˈbə-tər\

Definition of rebutter

  1. :  the answer of a defendant in matter of fact to a plaintiff's surrejoinder

Origin and Etymology of rebutter

Anglo-French rebuter, reboter, from reboter, verb


First Known Use: 1540


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rebutter

noun re·but·ter

Definition of rebutter

  1. :  one that rebuts

1794

First Known Use of rebutter

1794


Law Dictionary

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rebutter

noun re·but·ter

Legal Definition of rebutter

  1. :  the answer of a defendant in matter of fact to a plaintiff's surrejoinder

Origin and Etymology of rebutter

Anglo-French reboter, from reboter to rebut


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rebutter

noun re·but·ter

Legal Definition of rebutter

  1. :  one that rebuts


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