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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. Law To bring proceedings against (a plaintiff) in direct opposition to a suit brought against onself.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To sue a person or entity who is suing one.

Etymologies

counter- +‎ sue (Wiktionary)

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