Definition of interpleader in English:

interpleader

noun

Law
  • A suit pleaded between two parties to determine a matter of claim or right to property held by a third party.

Origin

Mid 16th century: from Anglo-Norman French enterpleder, from enter- ‘between’ + pleder ‘to plead’.

Pronunciation

interpleader

/ˌɪn(t)ərˈplidər//ˌin(t)ərˈplēdər/