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co-respondentnoun [C]

uk   /ˌkəʊ.rɪˈspɒn.dənt/  us   /ˌkoʊ.rəˈspɑːn-/ specialized
the ​person who a ​marriedperson is said to have ​committedadultery (= ​sexoutsidemarriage) with: He was cited/​named as co-respondent in the ​divorce.
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(Definition of co-respondent from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) (与他人配偶通奸的)共同被告…
in Chinese (Traditional) (與他人配偶通姦的)共同被告…
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