Complainant

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Definition: Complainant




What is the dictionary definition of Complainant?

Dictionary Definition


n. a person or entity who begins a lawsuit by filing a complaint and is usually called the plaintiff, or in some cases the petitioner.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Complainant are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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