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English definition of “apparent damage”

apparent damage

noun [U]
 
 
COMMERCE, TRANSPORT damage to something that is being transported or sent that the customer notices and makes known to the company transporting the goods: If a shipment arrives with apparent damage, sign the freight bill "With Exception".
(Definition of apparent damage from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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