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re·spond·ent / riˈspändənt/ • n. 1. a defendant in a lawsuit, esp. one in an appeals or divorce case. 2. a person who replies to something, esp. one supplying information for a survey or questionnaire or responding to an advertisement. • adj. 1. in the position of defendant in a lawsuit: the respondent defendant. 2. replying to something, esp. a survey or questionnaire: the respondent firms in the survey. 3. Psychol. involving or denoting a response, esp. a conditioned reflex, to a specific stimulus.

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respondent

respondent Someone who offers information to a researcher, for example in response to a questionnaire, or during the course of an interview. The term ‘informant’ is often used when informal research techniques (such as unstructured interviews) have been employed. See also CASE.

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Respondent

RESPONDENT

Inequitypractice, the party who answers a bill or other proceeding in equity. The party against whom an appeal or motion, an application for a court order, is instituted and who is required to answer in order to protect his or her interests.

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