Definitions for litigantˈlɪt ɪ gənt
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(law) a party to a lawsuit; someone involved in litigation
"plaintiffs and defendants are both litigants"
A party suing or being sued in a lawsuit, or otherwise calling upon the judicial process to determine the outcome of a suit.
disposed to litigate; contending in law; engaged in a lawsuit; as, the parties litigant
a person engaged in a lawsuit
Origin: [L. litigans, -antis, p. pr. of litigare: cf. F. litigant. See Litigate.]
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