Consequential Damages

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Definition: Consequential Damages




What is the dictionary definition of Consequential Damages?

Dictionary Definition


n. damages claimed and/or awarded in a lawsuit which were caused as a direct foreseeable result of wrongdoing.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Consequential Damages are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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