\nˈɛsəsəɹi dˈamɪd͡ʒɪz], \nˈɛsəsəɹi dˈamɪdʒɪz], \n_ˈɛ_s_ə_s_ə_ɹ_i d_ˈa_m_ɪ_dʒ_ɪ_z]\
Definitions of NECESSARY DAMAGES
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A term said to be of much wider scope in the law of damages than "pecuniary." It embraces all those consequences of an injury usually denominated "general" damages, as distinguished from special damages; whereas the phrase "pecuniary damages" covers a smaller class of damages within the larger class of "general" damages. Browning v. Wabash Western R. Oo. (Mo.) 24 S. W. 746.
By Henry Campbell Black
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