pecuniary injury – can be adequately measured or compensated by money; a reparable injury

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pecuniary injury:
(18c)

1. An injury that can be adequately measured or compensated by money. [1]

1. An injury, the damages from which are measurable in money.  Such an injury as can be, and usually is, without difficulty, estimated by a money standard.  Broughel v Southern New England Telephone Co. 73 Conn 614, 621. [2]

1. An injury, the damages from which are measurable in money. [3]

Clarification:

     A pecuniary injury is considered a type of reparable injury:

reparable injury – an injury that can be adequately compensated by money.

     If an injury in fact is not a reparable injury, it is an irreparable injury:

irreparable injury – an injury that cannot be adequately measured or compensated by money and is therefore often considered remediable by injunction.

References:

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[1]: Black’s Law Dictionary Deluxe Tenth Edition by Henry Campbell Black, Editor in Chief Bryan A. Garner. ISBN: 978-0-314-61300-4

[2]: Ballantine’s Law Dictionary with Pronunciations
Third Edition by James A. Ballantine (James Arthur 1871-1949).  Edited by William S. Anderson.  © 1969 by THE LAWYER’S CO-OPERATIVE PUBLISHING COMPANY.  Library of Congress Catalog Card No. 68-30931

[3]:  Ballantine’s Law Dictionary Legal Assistant Edition by Jack Ballantine (James Arthur 1871-1949).  Doctored by Jack G. Handler, J.D. © 1994 Delmar by Thomson Learning.  ISBN 0-8273-4874-6.

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