ad quod damnum

\ˌad-ˌkwäd-ˈdam-nəm, ˌäd-ˌkwȯd-ˈdäm-ˌnu̇m\

Definition of ad quod damnum

  1. :  a writ issued in proceedings (as of condemnation) to assess damages for land seized for public use

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Origin and Etymology of ad quod damnum

Latin, to what damage

First Known Use: 1836

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