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defendant
used in The Merchant of Venice

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a person or institution legally accused or sued in court
  • In which predicament, I say, thou stand'st; For it appears by manifest proceeding That indirectly, and directly too, Thou hast contrived against the very life Of the defendant; and thou hast incurr'd The danger formerly by me rehears'd.
    4.1 — Act 4 Scene 1 — Venice. A court of justice (79% in)

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