noun (plural: respondents)
- The person who answers for the defendant in a case before a court. In some legal systems, when one appeals a criminal case, one names the original court as defendant, but the state is the .
- The person who responds to a letter sent to him. See also correspondent.
- The person who participates in research involving questionnaires. See also Survey
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