Indirect claims

claims for remote or consequential damage. Such claims were presented to and thrown out by the commissioners who arbitrated the damage inflicted on the United States by the Confederate States cruisers built and supplied by Great Britain.

See also: Indirect

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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