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"litigious" in British English

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litigiousadjective

uk   us   /lɪˈtɪdʒ.əs/ formal disapproving
(Definition of litigious from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"litigious" in Business English

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litigiousadjective

uk   us   /lɪˈtɪdʒəs/
too ​ready to take disagreements to a ​court of ​law so that a ​legal decision can be made about them: litigious society/culture We ​live in an ​increasingly litigious ​society.
litigiousness
noun [U]
The litigiousness of many patients makes ​insurance for ​doctors extremely ​expensive.
(Definition of litigious from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “litigious”
in Chinese (Simplified) 爱打官司的,好诉讼的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 愛打官司的,好訴訟的…
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