\bˈɛld͡ʒən wˈɒfə͡l], \bˈɛld‍ʒən wˈɒfə‍l], \b_ˈɛ_l_dʒ_ə_n w_ˈɒ_f_əl]\
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2006 - WordNet 3.0
By Princeton University
2011 - English Dictionary Database
By DataStellar Co., Ltd

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unjust enrichment

  • legal doctrine stating person receives money or other through no effort of his own, at expense another, recipient should return to rightful owner, even if property was not obtained illegally. Most courts will order that the be returned party who has suffered loss brings a lawsuit. 1. Benefit retention with no consideration of return where it can be reasonably expected. 2. Money obtained that is not a gift the beneficiary needs to make restitution for.
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