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just compensation

noun

Definitions of just compensation

  • money paid for private property taken by the government for public use under the 5th Amendment to the US Constitution

    "The lawsuit alleges the takeover was an illegal taking without just compensation that violated the Fifth Amendment of the US Constitution."

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