liquidated

adjective
liq·​ui·​dat·​ed

Legal Definition of liquidated

1 : settled or determined by liquidating — see also liquidated damages at damage sense 2
2 : capable of being readily fixed, calculated, or ascertained as a sum especially without dispute or reliance on opinion or discretion

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“Liquidated.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/liquidated. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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