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complainantnoun [C]

uk   us   /kəmˈpleɪnənt/ (also plaintiff)
LAW a ​person who makes a ​formalcomplaint in a ​lawcourt that they have been ​harmed by someone else: The ​burden of ​proof is on the complainant to ​bring forth any ​evidence they have.
(Definition of complainant from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “complainant”
in Chinese (Simplified) 原告,起诉人…
in Chinese (Traditional) 原告,起訴人…
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