parties


parties
The persons who are directly involved or interested in any act, affair, contract, transaction, or legal proceeding; opposing litigants.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


parties
The persons who are directly involved or interested in any act, affair, contract, transaction, or legal proceeding; opposing litigants.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

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  • parties — ● parties nom féminin pluriel Familier. Organes génitaux masculins. ● parties (expressions) nom féminin pluriel Parties nobles, parties du corps indispensables à la vie, comme le cœur, le cerveau, les poumons, etc …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • parties — PARTIES: Sont honteuses pour les uns, naturelles pour les autres …   Dictionnaire des idées reçues

  • parties — The persons who take part in the performance of any act, or who are directly interested in any affair, contract, or conveyance, or who are actively concerned in the prosecution and defense of any legal proceeding. Green v. Bogue, 158 U.S. 478, 15 …   Black's law dictionary

  • Parties — Party Par ty (p[aum]r t[y^]), n.; pl. {Parties} (p[aum]r t[i^]z). [F. parti and partie, fr. F. partir to part, divide, L. partire, partiri. See {Part}, v.] 1. A part or portion. [Obs.] The most party of the time. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] 2. A… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • parties — Part. pas. f.p. partir …   French Morphology and Phonetics

  • parties — par·ty || pÉ‘rtɪ / pɑːt n. political group; social gathering; side of an agreement; group, gang v. participate in a party; drink alcohol heavily (Slang) adj. of a political group; of social gatherings …   English contemporary dictionary

  • parties — pastier …   Anagrams dictionary

  • parties — par|ties par|ties pl. af party …   Dansk ordbog

  • parties — See party …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • PARTIES — …   Useful english dictionary


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