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negative averment

noun neg·a·tive averment

Legal Definition of negative averment

  1. :  a negative statement or allegation (as in a pleading) that constitutes a statement of fact and that must be proved by the party making it a negative averment alleging that the plaintiff did not have the capacity to sue

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