Definition of pleadable in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈpliːdəb(ə)l


  • Able to be offered as a formal plea in court: any of the defences pleadable at common law
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    • The judge considered that it was a pleadable defence that the plaintiffs, knowing of the danger to their property, by word or deed, had shown their willingness to accept that danger.
    • Is this proceeding now a pending proceeding, in which case it is pleadable in abatement, or a final judgment?
    • An adjudication of a claim in bankruptcy is pleadable as res judicata in another court.

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