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AMOUNT Definition & Legal Meaning

Definition & Citations:

The effect, substance, or result; the total or aggregate sum. Hilburn y. Railroad Co., 23 Mont 229. 58 Pac. 551; Connelly v. Telegraph Co., 100 Va. 51. 40 S. E. 618, 56 L. R. A. 663, 93 Am. St. Rep. 919.


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