Litigation definition

litigāzhən
The act or process of carrying on a lawsuit.
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A legal action; the process of bringing and carrying on a legal action.
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(law) The conduct of a lawsuit.

There is ongoing litigation in this matter.

This law firm is known for its litigation practice.

That attorney has been chastized for his litigation behavior.

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Litigation is defined as an argument being resolved in court, often with lawyers.

An example of litigation is a lawsuit.

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A lawsuit.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
litigation
Plural:
litigations

Origin of litigation