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litigateverb [I/T]

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

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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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