claimant


noun

  1. a person who makes a claim.

noun

  1. a person who makes a claim
  2. a person who brings a civil action in a court of lawFormerly called: plaintiff Compare defendant (def. 1)
n.

1747, from claim (v.), on model of appellant, defendant, etc., or from French noun use of present participle of clamer.

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