rejoinder

noun

  • Dispute Resolution
  • International Law
  • Civil law

Definitions of rejoinder

  • a defendant’s answer to a claimant’s reply or replication (=an old-fashioned term used to describe a claimant’s reply to a defendant’s plea). The term is now largely out of official use in the US and the UK, but is sometimes used in other jurisdictions and in international law.

    El Salvador's rejoinder is due on December 28, 2014.

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