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English definition of “respondent”

respondent

noun [C]  /rɪˈspɑn·dənt/
someone who responds to a question or offer: Most respondents in the survey voiced an unfavorable attitude toward the policy. In the legal system, a responent is the person against whom a case is brought.
(Definition of respondent noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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