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litigant

noun

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law someone who brings a legal action against another person or against whom a legal action is brought
  • Both litigants chose to represent themselves in court.

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The first known use of litigant was in 1659

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“Litigant.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/litigant. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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