Definition of “complainant” - English Dictionary

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(Definition of “complainant” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“complainant” in Business English

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complainantnoun [ C ]

/kəmˈpleɪnənt/ uk us also plaintiff

LAW a person who makes a formal complaint in a law court 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)

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