surrejoinder

noun sur·re·join·der \ ˌsər-(r)i-ˈjȯin-dər \
Updated on: 28 Feb 2018

Definition of surrejoinder

: the reply in common law pleading of a plaintiff to a defendant's rejoinder

First Known Use of surrejoinder

circa 1543


Law Dictionary

surrejoinder

noun sur·re·join·der \ ˌsər-ri-ˈjȯin-dər \

legal Definition of surrejoinder

: an answer to a rejoinder

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