repleader

noun
re·​plead·​er | \ (ˌ)rē-ˈplē-dər How to pronounce repleader (audio) \

Definition of repleader

1 : a second legal pleading
2 : the right of pleading again granted usually when the issue raised is immaterial or insufficient

First Known Use of repleader

1648, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for repleader

replead to plead again + -er (as in misnomer)

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The first known use of repleader was in 1648

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“Repleader.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/repleader. Accessed 23 Feb. 2020.

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