The party in a lawsuit or other legal proceeding who makes a motion (application for a court order or judgment). (BankruptcyAction.com)
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movant — mov·ant or mov·ent / mü vənt/ n: the party who makes a motion Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. movant … Law dictionary
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