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litigation

noun [U]  us   /ˌlɪt̬·ɪˈɡeɪ·ʃən/ law
the process of taking an argument between people or groups to a court of law: Both sides agreed to the settlement to avoid the expense of litigation.
Translations of “litigation”
in Vietnamese vụ kiện…
in Spanish litigio…
in Thai การฟ้องร้อง…
in Malaysian litigasi…
in French litige…
in German der Rechtsstreit…
in Chinese (Traditional) 訴訟,起訴…
in Indonesian gugatan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 诉讼,起诉…
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