third-party defendant

noun

Legal Definition of third-party defendant

: a third party who is the object of a third-party complaint

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“Third-party defendant.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/third-party%20defendant. Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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