surrebuttal

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sur·re·but·ter

 (sûr′rĭ-bŭt′ər) also sur·re·but·tal (-bŭt′l)
n.
A plaintiff's pleading in response to a defendant's rebutter.

surrebuttal

(ˌsɜːrɪˈbʌtəl)
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(Law) law (in pleading) the giving of evidence in support of a surrebutter
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Noun1.surrebuttal - (law) a pleading by the plaintiff in reply to the defendant's rebutter
pleading - (law) a statement in legal and logical form stating something on behalf of a party to a legal proceeding
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
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The digitized, networked competition of ideas has generated new conservative and libertarian divisions and alliances, a parade of impressive new talents, and the appearance almost daily of substantial books and essays and vigorous rebuttals and surrebuttals to what was published last week.
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