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"litigate" in British English

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(Definition of litigate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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litigateverb [I/T]

 us   /ˈlɪt̬·ɪˌɡeɪt/ law
to ​cause an ​argument between ​people or ​groups to be ​discussed in a ​lawcourt so that a ​judgment can be made
(Definition of litigate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"litigate" in Business English

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litigateverb [I or T]

uk   /ˈlɪtɪɡeɪt/  us   /ˈlɪṱ-/
LAW to cause a disagreement to be discussed in a ​court of ​law so that a ​legal decision can be made about it: It is not necessarily ​right to litigate in every ​dispute. The ​case is still being litigated.
(Definition of litigate from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “litigate”
in Chinese (Simplified) 起诉,控告, 提起诉讼…
in Chinese (Traditional) 起訴,控告, 提起訴訟…
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