libelant definition

  • noun:
    • The plaintiff in a case of ecclesiastical or admiralty libel.
    • party that has made a libel (hostile handbill) against a libelant
    • one that libels; one that institutes a suit in an ecclesiastical or admiralty court.
    • See libellant.

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