Definitions for claimantˈkleɪ mənt
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someone who claims a benefit or right or title
"claimants of unemployment compensation"; "he was a claimant to the throne"
One who claims; one who makes a claim.
A person receiving money from the government, in a form of unemployment benefits, disability benefits or similar.
The party who initiates a lawsuit before a court.
Origin: and clamant, present participle of the verb clamer and its variants, from clamo.
one who claims; one who asserts a right or title; a claimer
Origin: [Cf. OF. clamant, p. pr. of clamer. Cf. Clamant.]
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