ad damnum

noun
ad dam·num | \ˈad-ˈdam-nəm, ˈäd-ˈdäm-nu̇m\

Legal Definition of ad damnum 

: the claim for damages in a civil lawsuit defendant's motion seeking to reduce the ad damnum demanded in the complaint

History and Etymology for ad damnum

Latin, in accordance with the loss

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