Definition of litigation in English:

litigation

Syllabification: lit·i·ga·tion
Pronunciation: /ˌlitəˈgāSHən
 
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noun

  • The process of taking legal action: the company wishes to avoid litigation
    More example sentences
    • Recent case law on malpractice litigation and informed consent has been incorporated.
    • The uncertainty was adversely affecting the disposal of personal injury litigation.
    • This was a major turning-point in the history of English personal injury litigation.
    Synonyms
    legal proceedings, legal action, lawsuit, legal dispute, legal case, case, suit, prosecution, indictment

Derivatives

litigative

Pronunciation: /ˈlitəˌgātiv/
adjective

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