Libellee
Libellee Li`bel*lee", n. (Law) (a) The party against whom a libel has been filed; -- corresponding to {defendant} in a common law action. (b) The defendant in an action of libel. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • libellee — li·bel·lee also li·bel·ee /ˌlī bə lē/ n 1: a party against whom a suit has been instituted by a libel; esp: the respondent or defendant in a divorce proceeding 2: a person who has been libeled Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster …   Law dictionary

  • libellee — noun see libelee …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • libellee — li·bel·lee || ‚laɪbÉ™ lɪː n. defendant, one against whom a libel has been filed in a court (Law) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • libellee — li·bel·lee …   English syllables

  • libellee — /laɪbəˈli/ (say luybuh lee) noun the person against whom a libel instituting a suit has been filed; the respondent. Also, US, libelee …   Australian English dictionary

  • libellee — The defendant in an admiralty or ecclesiastical suit …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • libellee — noun see libelee …   Useful english dictionary

  • defendant — Libellee Li bel*lee , n. (Law) (a) The party against whom a libel has been filed; corresponding to {defendant} in a common law action. (b) The defendant in an action of libel. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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