Legal Definition and Related Resources of Contentious
Meaning of Contentious
That which involves a contest ; litigated between adverse or contending parties . A proceeding which is contested as opposed to being ex parte . In probate practice, contentious cause or proceeding means the proving of a will in solemn form, the obtaining of probate or administration where disputed, contest involving testamentary capacity , undue influence etc.
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