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claimant

noun

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formal a person who believes that he or she has a right to something (such as an amount of money); a person who claims something
  • They are claimants to their father's estate.
  • Claimants will need to fill out the appropriate paperwork.
  • a dispute between two claimants to the throne

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The first known use of claimant was in the 15th century

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“Claimant.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/claimant. Accessed 30 Sep. 2022.

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