comparative negligence definition

  • noun:
    • (law) negligence allocated involving the plaintiff in addition to defendant with a corresponding reduction in problems compensated on plaintiff
    • (law) negligence allocated involving the plaintiff together with defendant with a corresponding decrease in damages paid into the plaintiff

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