petitioner Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “petitioner” in the English Dictionary

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petitionernoun [C]

uk   /pəˈtɪʃ.ən.ər/  us   //
a ​person who ​organizes or ​signs a ​petition specialized law a ​person who is ​asking for ​action from a ​lawcourt
(Definition of petitioner from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “petitioner”
in Chinese (Simplified) 请愿人, 请愿书签名人, 诉愿人,上诉人…
in Chinese (Traditional) 請願者, 請願書簽名人, 訴願人,上訴人…
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