noun[mass noun] Law
Judgement awarded to the plaintiff on the defendant’s failure to plead.
- The third defendant did not serve a defence and judgment in default of defence was entered against him.
- Mangan applied to the High Court for judgment in default of defence.
- It follows that there is no way in which the retrospective application of the rule can found a basis for obtaining judgment in default.
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