complaint

Type: Term Pronunciation: kom-plānt′ Definitions: 1. A disorder, disease, or symptom, or the description of it.
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Complaint

A health plan member's expression that his expectations regarding the product or the services associated with the product have not been met. Also see Grievance and Appeal.
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Complaint

Poetic form derived from the Latin in which poets bewail social evils or the vicissitudes of life e.g. Complaint to his Purse by Geoffrey Chaucer.
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complaint

[n] - (formerly) a loud cry (or repeated cries) of pain or rage or sorrow 2. [n] - an expression of grievance or resentment 3. [n] - (civil law) the first pleading of the plaintiff setting out the facts on which the claim for relief is based
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Complaint

Expressing discontent for something
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Complaint

Com·plaint' noun [ French complainte . See Complain .] 1. Expression of grief, regret, pain, censure, or resentment; lamentation; murmuring; accusation; fault-finding. « I poured out my complaint before him. Ps. cxlii. 2. » « Grievous compla...
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complaint

A disorder, disease, or symptom, or the description of it. ... Origin: O. Fr. Complainte, fr. L. Complango, to lament ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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complaint

noun an expression of grievance or resentment
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Complaint

• (n.) Cause or subject of complaint or murmuring. • (n.) Expression of grief, regret, pain, censure, or resentment; lamentation; murmuring; accusation; fault-finding. • (n.) An ailment or disease of the body. • (n.) A formal allegation or charge against a party made or presented to the appropriate court or officer, as for a wro...
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complaint

in law, the plaintiff`s initial pleading, corresponding to the libel in admiralty, the bill in equity, and the claim in civil law. The complaint, ... [1 related articles]
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complaint

in literature, a formerly popular variety of poem that laments or protests unrequited love or tells of personal misfortune, misery, or injustice. ...
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complaint

a lament or satiric attack on social evils, such as Chaucer's 'Complaint to his Purse,' the opening of the Wakefield Master's 'Second Shepherd's Play,' or Shakespeare's 'A Lover's Complaint.' Not to be confused with a poet's grumbling about weather or writing, such as Ezra Pound's 'Ancient Music' or Chaucer's 'The lyf so short, the craft so longe t...
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Complaint

In a civil action, the document that initiates a lawsuit. The complaint outlines the alleged facts of the case and the basis for which a legal remedy is sought. In a criminal action, a complaint is the preliminary charge filed by the complaining party, usually with the police or a court.
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Complaint

The first set of legal document that is filed with the court by the complainant to initiate legal proceedings accusing a person of an offense.Complaint must state evidences of the crime commited and on what legal basis the complainant is filing the case.When filing a compalint certain legal rules and principles should be taken into consideartion.
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Complaint

In legal terminology, a complaint is any formal legal document that sets out the facts and legal reasons (see: cause of action) that the filing party or parties (the plaintiff(s)) believes are sufficient to support a claim against the party or parties against whom the claim is brought (the defendant(s)) that entitles the plaintiff(s) to a remedy (...
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complaint

the initial pleading in an action formally setting forth the facts and reasons on which the demand for relief is based
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complaint

Legal document that usually begins a civil lawsuit. States facts and identifies action court is asked to take.
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Complaint

[Civil] The initial paperwork filed in a civil action that states the claim for which relief is sought; in the complaint the plaintiff states the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant. [Criminal] A sworn written statement showing that the complaining person has reason to believe that the defendant has violated a criminal law.
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Complaint

A statement accusing someone of breaking the law.
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Complaint

A lament or satiric attack on social evils, such as chaucer's 'complaint to his purse,' the opening
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Complaint

Papers filed in court by an injured party to begin a lawsuit by setting out facts and legal claims (usually called causes of action). The person filing the complaint is called the plaintiff and the other party is called the defendant. In some states and in some types of legal actions, such as divorce, complaints are called petitions and the person ...
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