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complainants

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plural of complainant

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the person in a legal proceeding who makes a charge of wrongdoing against another
  • the complainant charged that the defendant had broken the ironclad contract that both had signed

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“Complainants.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/complainants. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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