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Related / Similar Words: legal action, action

 

Definition:
  • a judicial proceeding brought by one party against another; one party prosecutes another for a wrong done or for protection of a right or for prevention of a wrong;

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    Hyponyms: antitrust case, civil action, counterclaim, custody case, lis pendens, prosecution, criminal prosecution, test case, test suit

     

    Derivational Morphology: action, sue, litigate, process

     

     
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