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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Institute legal proceedings against; Engage in legal proceedings.

Usage examples (37)
  • He noted that there existed no general right, in Community law, to litigate to protect the environment.
  • If the Republicans swagger in and try to "litigate" this on the public airwaves, President Obama will dismiss them out of hand.
  • Neither the Group nor Fiesta-Panama will "litigate" its legal proceedings in the press.
  • We will try to litigate their humanitarian problems. for more
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