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Definition of Counter - claim

Counter - claim Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
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A cross-demand alleged by a defendant in his favor against the plaintiff.
Counter - claim Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
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In civil procedure, a party's claim is a counterclaim if the defending party has previously (in the present action) made a claim against the claiming party.

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Counter - claim Definition from Law Dictionaries & Glossaries Dictionary
a pleading filed by the defendant (respondent) against the plaintiff ( petitioner ).