in dispute

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in dispute

Causing doubt, disagreement, or controversy. You're qualifications are not in dispute; it's your demeanor in the office that we have an issue with. The inheritance has been in dispute among the siblings for many years now.
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in dispute

Disagreed about, in controversy. For example, This parcel of land is in dispute, claimed by several persons, or The origin of this phrase is in dispute. [Mid-1600s]
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The commission would arrange and facilitate the foreign parties under dispute could participate in the hearings through video conferencing facility.
The next in line were private sector companies and multinationals, which accounted for 37 per cent and 15 per cent, respectively, of the total money under dispute. For private companies, income tax accounted for a majority of disputes.
The state-owned petroleum giant Oil and Natural Gas Corporation leads with over Rs 10,000 crore under tax disputes, followed by another PSU, GAIL India, which reported Rs 4,753.5 crore under disputes related to customs duty, excise duty and sales tax.