interplead

EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

inter- +‎ plead

VerbEdit

interplead (third-person singular simple present interpleads, present participle interpleading, simple past and past participle interpleaded or interpled)

  1. (law) To plead against each other, or go to trial between themselves, as the claimants in an interpleader.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.

Last modified on 21 June 2013, at 02:08