Plaintiff-defendant

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Definition

the plaintiff: the person who initiates a court case, the person who sues or makes accusations in a court case
noun

the defendant: the person who is being sued, the person who has been accused in a court case
noun

Examples

  • "Conclusions : Bruno Delavigne, defendant and San Francisco-based businessman, is excluded as the biological father of plaintiff, Danica Delavigne, Australian-born troublemaker."
  • "Conclusions : Bruno Delavigne, defendant and San Francisco-based businessman, is excluded as the biological father of plaintiff, Danica Delavigne, Australian-born troublemaker."

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