Definitions for joinderˈdʒɔɪn dər

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  1. joinder(Noun)

    The joining a litigant to a suit.

  2. Origin: From iungo, through joindre: to join

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  1. Joinder(verb)

    the act of joining; a putting together; conjunction

  2. Joinder(verb)

    a joining of parties as plaintiffs or defendants in a suit

  3. Joinder(verb)

    acceptance of an issue tendered in law or fact

  4. Joinder(verb)

    a joining of causes of action or defense in civil suits or criminal prosecutions

  5. Origin: [F. joindre. See Join, v. t.]

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  1. Joinder

    Joinder is a legal term that refers to the process of joining two or more legal issues together to be heard in one hearing or trial. It is done when the issues or parties involved overlap sufficiently to make the process more efficient or more fair. It helps courts avoid hearing the same facts multiple times or seeing the same parties return to court separately for each of their legal disputes.


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