Definition of joinder in English:


Line breaks: join|der
Pronunciation: /ˈdʒɔɪndə


[mass noun] Law
  • The action of bringing parties together; union: the joinder of parties
    More example sentences
    • That is to say, these very same prosecutors were at court on an application for joinder as parties and they elected not to make that application.
    • Additionally, this is not a case where Borchard and the third party Part 20 defendants made common cause as to joinder.
    • A similar approach may be detected when the late joinder of a party involves the other party in consequential additional expense.


late Middle English: from Anglo-Norman French, from Old French joindre 'to join'.

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