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adversarial

adjective
 
 
/ˌædvəˈseəriəl/
an adversarial activity, process, etc. involves arguments or disagreements between two or more people or organizations: The culture of litigation which is so prevalent means we are living in a much more adversarial environment nowadays. It is hoped that recent changes to the law will minimize the sometimes adversarial nature of management-labor relations.
LAW relating to a legal process in which lawyers present facts for and against someone who is accused of a crime: an adversarial system/process →  Compare inquisitorial
Translations of “adversarial”
in Chinese (Traditional) 對立的, 對抗的, 敵對的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 对立的, 对抗的, 敌对的…
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