General Descriptive Terms for Various Types of Damages:

stigma damages – damages which caused a permanent loss in the value of the property. — aka diminution damages

substantial damages – a considerable sum awarded to compensate for a significant loss or injury, as opposed to nominal damages.

temperate damages – reasonable damages allowed in certain cases , without proof of actual or special damage, where the wrong done caused actual damage, though, due to the nature of the case, he cannot furnish evidence thereof.



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