cross-motion

noun

cross-mo·​tion
ˈkrȯs-ˌmō-shən
: a motion that attempts to counter a similar motion filed by an opposing party
after the plaintiffs moved to recuse his counsel, the defendant filed a cross-motion to disqualify theirs

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“Cross-motion.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/cross-motion. Accessed 20 May. 2024.

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