relitigate

verb
re·​lit·​i·​gate | \ ˌrē-ˈli-tə-ˌgāt \
relitigated; relitigating

Legal Definition of relitigate

transitive verb

: to litigate (a case or a matter) again or anew

intransitive verb

: to litigate a case or a matter again or anew

Other Words from relitigate

relitigation \ -​ˌli-​tə-​ˈgā-​shən \ noun

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“Relitigate.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/relitigate. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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